A cylindrical canvas bag closed by a drawstring and carried over the shoulder.
More example sentences
- He stood up and threw his duffel bag onto his shoulder, and followed the smell.
- Lee starts to leave the school playground with his duffel bag upon his shoulder.
- She was carrying a suitcase, a duffel bag, and a plastic bag that he could see held her shampoo.
early 20th century (originally US): from duffel (sense 2), originally denoting a bag for equipment.
Definition of duffel bag in:
- The US English dictionary