Definition of barracks bag in English:

Share this entry

barracks bag


A large cloth bag for carrying clothing, equipment, and personal items; a duffel bag.
Example sentences
  • Jim Hancock, responsibility to organize the GIs into a bucket brigade to funnel their barracks bags through the waist door, back to the radio room and into the bomb bay.
  • Everything packed up and barracks bags and English blankets taken to end of street for taking away.
  • One can imagine how miserable it must have been for soldiers who had their barracks bags among that lot.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.