Definition of left luggage in English:

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left luggage

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

[mass noun] British
1Travellers' luggage left in temporary storage at a railway station, bus station, or airport.
Example sentences
  • Orkney Tourist Board has resumed its summer left luggage and tourist information service at the Kirkwall Bus Station in Great Western Road.
  • The French Interior Ministry told Reuters that two small flasks containing traces of the poison were discovered in a left luggage depot at the Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris.
  • A quick amble about the station revealed that the left luggage lockers were closed and sealed due to the security precautions, so I decided not to bother with trying to go for an amble whilst dragging my wheelie case and carrying my laptop.
1.1A room where left luggage may be stored temporarily for a small charge: I picked up my parcel from left luggage
More example sentences
  • The terminal was evacuated while a suspect bag at left luggage was investigated.
  • Innes deposited his rucksack in left luggage, presumably intending to travel the next night.
  • Victor finished up sleeping in left luggage at King's Cross for a while, one of the station staff having taken pity on him.

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