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

Translation of bag in French:


  • 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)
    to pack one's bags
    faire ses bagages
    faire ses valises
  • 2
    (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
    (save, get)
    (seat, table)
    to bag something for somebody, to bag somebody something
    retenir quelque chose pour quelqu'un
  • 4
    (American English) (capture)

intransitive verb

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


a mixed bag

un mélange hétérogène

bags I
bags me

(British English)

it's in the bag

c'est dans le sac or la poche

it's not my bag

(American English)
ce n'est pas mon truc

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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