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airsickness bag

Syllabification: air·sick·ness bag

Definition of airsickness bag in English:

noun

A paper bag provided in an aircraft or ship as a receptacle for vomit.
Example sentences
  • The only thing that will keep her amused on the airplane is when I pretend to vomit into the airsickness bag.
  • It was the kind of sudden drop - after a rapid ascent - that could get the most seasoned traveler fumbling for an airsickness bag.
  • Suddenly there is laughter, cheering and pointing and I strain to see what has happened - the first soldier to throw up is using his airsickness bag.

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