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bag
British English: /baɡ/
American English: /bæɡ/

Translation of bag in French:

noun

  • 1 (container) to put something in a bag
    mettre quelque chose dans un sac
    20 pence a bag
    20 pence le sac
  • 2 (hunting) See examples: to get a good bag
    faire bonne chasse

also: bags plural noun

  • 1 (baggage)
    bagages
    mpl
    to pack one's bags
    [literal]
    faire ses bagages
    [figurative]
    faire ses valises
  • 2
    [informal]
    (British English) (lots)bags of
    (money, time)
    I've got bags left
    il m'en reste des tonnes
    (informal) fpl

transitive verb p prés etc -gg-

  • 1
    [informal]
    (save, get)
    (seat, table)
    (medal)
    to bag something for somebody, to bag somebody something
    retenir quelque chose pour quelqu'un
  • 4
    [informal]
    (American English) (capture)

intransitive verb

  • also: p prés etc -gg-
    (garment)
    se déformer
    to bag at the knees
    pocher aux genoux

Idioms

a mixed bag

un mélange hétérogène

[informal]
bags I
[informal]
bags me

(British English)

[informal]
it's in the bag

c'est dans le sac or la poche
(informal)

[informal]
it's not my bag

(American English)
ce n'est pas mon truc
(informal)

[informal]
the whole bag of tricks

tout le bataclan

to be left holding the bag

(American English) (informal)

to have bags under one's eyes

Phrasal verbs

bag up

bag [something] up, bag up [something]
mettre [quelque chose] en sac, ensacher

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