Definition of shoulder bag in English:

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shoulder bag

Pronunciation: /ˈSHōldər ˌbaɡ/


A bag with a long strap that is hung over the shoulder.
Example sentences
  • Of course I reached for my tiny camera, snug in its pouch on the strap of my shoulder bag, but already it was too late.
  • Last Wednesday, as I was getting off the bus, the strap on my shoulder bag snapped.
  • Holding the strap of her shoulder bag with her right hand, she made her way out.

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Syllabification: shoul·der bag

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