Definition of briefcase in English:

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briefcase

Pronunciation: /ˈbriːfkeɪs/

noun

A leather or plastic rectangular container with a handle for carrying books and documents.
Example sentences
  • Harry just happens to have a bottle of whisky in his briefcase, and plastic cups.
  • But to my horror when I got downstairs there were two men dressed in black suits carrying black leather briefcases.
  • Dozens of passer-by's walked past me, carrying their briefcases and their bags of work.
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