Definition of tote bag in English:

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tote bag

Pronunciation: /ˈtōt ˌbaɡ/


A large bag used for carrying a number of items.
Example sentences
  • Three years ago, while working in New York at different dental practices, including her own, Anderson saw a woman on the crosstown bus struggling with a hand bag, a tote bag, and a paper bag.
  • She always carries a little backpack and a tote bag, which is always a mess of papers.
  • A large shopping bag had ripped and she was trying to hold it together while carrying a tote bag and small suitcase.

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Syllabification: tote bag

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