There are 2 translations of bag in Spanish:

bag1

Pronunciation: /bæg/

n

  • 1 1.1 (container) bolsa (f) a paper/plastic bag una bolsa de papel/plástico
    (handbag)
    (esp BrE) cartera (f) or (Esp) bolso (m) or (Méx) bolsa (f)
    (mailbag)
    saca (f) (del correo) yes sir, no sir, three bags full sir! (BrE) [humorístico/humorous] ¡sí señor, no señor, lo que mande el señor! to leave sb holding the bag (AmE) cargarle* el muerto a algn
    1.2 (piece of luggage) maleta (f), valija (f) (RPl) , petaca (f) (Méx) he packed his bags and left hizo las maletas y se fue where are your bags? ¿dónde está su equipaje? 1.3 (bagful) bolsa (f) to be a bag of bones [colloquial/familiar] ser* un costal de huesos or un esqueleto 1.4 (in hunting) piezas (fpl) cobradas a mixed bag today's concert is a mixed bag en el concierto de hoy habrá de todo un poco or para todos los gustos my students were a very mixed bag indeed tenía un grupo de alumnos muy heterogéneo, tenía un grupo de alumnos de lo más variopinto in the bag [colloquial/familiar] we can start celebrating: the contract is in the bag ya podemos celebrarlo: el contrato es un hecho, tenemos el contrato en el bote (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] cat1 1 1, cat1 1 2
  • 2 2.1 (of skin) bolsa (f) to have bags under one's eyes (of skin) tener* bolsas en los ojos (dark rings) tener* ojeras 2.2 (in clothing) bolsa (f)
  • 3
    (bags pl)
    3.1 (a lot) [colloquial/familiar] cantidad (f) [familiar/colloquial], montones (mpl) [familiar/colloquial], pilas (fpl) (RPl) [familiar/colloquial] there's bags of room (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] hay cantidad or montones or (RPl tb) pilas de sitio [familiar/colloquial] 3.2 (BrE) [Clothing] pantalones (mpl) anchos
  • 5 (area of interest) [sl & dated] pop music is not my bag la música pop no es lo mío

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of bag in Spanish:

bag2

(-gg-)

vt

  • 1

    bag (up)

    (put in bag) [rubbish/vegetables] meter en una bolsa

vi

  • [trousers] hacer* bolsas

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.