A container made of flexible material with an opening at the top, used for carrying things
One’s particular interest or taste
I dug around in my bag for a lipstick
A bag packed with essential items, kept ready for use in the event of an emergency evacuation of one’s home
A sexually promiscuous woman; = hosebag.
A (typically young) male assistant who carries a bag or bags for someone; (now especially) an assistant in a supermarket or other shop who helps customers to pack and carry their purchases.
A large, strong plastic bag used as a container for household rubbish
Another term for ice pack111.
A rectangular canvas bag, used especially for carrying a soldier’s clothes and personal possessions
The pocket of a bag-net.
A bag containing oil or for containing oil; (Nautical) a bag used to drip oil on to the sea to calm the waves. Also (formerly): †a bag to contain a substance from which oil is to be expressed (obsolete).
A bag used as a container for clothes pegs.
A red brief-bag, traditionally presented by a senior counsel to a junior barrister for a significant contribution to a case.
A small porous bag containing tea leaves or powdered tea, onto which boiling water is poured in order to make a drink of tea
A homeless woman who carries her possessions in shopping bags
A limit imposed on the number of birds, fish, or other game which may be shot or caught in a given period by an individual or group.
A cold lunch prepared at home and carried in a bag to work, to school, or on an excursion
Originally and chiefly US. A woman who collects or distributes the proceeds of illicit activities; a woman who organizes bribes for the police, civil authorities, etc.
A bag for bullets or other ammunition. Now historical.
A bag provided to airplane passengers for use in case of vomiting associated with motion sickness
A small bag incorporated in or designed to be attached to a belt.
= bivouac bag.
Designating a covert intelligence operation carried out especially by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, involving illegal entry into premises; especially in black bag job.
A barrister's (originally a solicitor's) brief bag made of blue fabric, now typically carried by a junior barrister.
A bag used for carrying a corpse from a battlefield or the scene of an accident or crime
A bag of a type used to carry books
A bag made of opaque brown paper
The cloth flap attached to a busby, the colour of which (in the British army) indicates the regiment to which a soldier belongs.
A soft insulated container for keeping food and drink cool
A specified amount of an illegal drug, packaged and sold for a fixed price
A receptacle for odds and ends, especially one used by sailors or fishermen
A bag filled with earth, used especially in the construction of fortifications or dwellings.
A bag for carrying articles, fixed within the frame of a bicycle.
A bag for holding the wild mammals or birds killed during a hunting or shooting expedition
A tall cylindrical bag used for carrying golf clubs and balls
A bag containing a selection of desirable products, especially one given away at a party or as a promotional offer
The bag inside a carton of cheap wine
A container from which a person chooses a wrapped item at random, without knowing the contents
A brief-bag made of green material, formerly used by barristers and lawyers. Now historical.
A woman’s large shoulder bag with a soft or flexible body that forms a characteristic curve between the two ends of the strap
A honeycomb of the wild Australian stingless bee
= piping bag.
A fine mesh bag used for straining the juice from cooked fruit, especially so that this liquid can be made into jelly
A padded envelope for protecting fragile items in the post
= bag limit.
A bag in which a soil sample is placed to be tested for the presence of gold
The udder of an animal (now rare).
A diverse assortment of things or people
A bag for holding money. Also in plural (humorous): wealth.