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body bag Syllabification: bod·y bag
Pronunciation: /ˈbädē ˌbaɡ/

Definition of body bag in English:


A bag used for carrying a corpse from a battlefield or the scene of an accident or crime.
Example sentences
  • Outside, I saw a body bag being carried by two policemen to an ambulance.
  • At that moment two officers came down the narrow winding stairway carrying a body bag.
  • She tried not to think that the body bag she had just seen carried away contained the lifeless corpse of someone that she had known.
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