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Synonyms for bag

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bagnoun


  2. bagnoun

    A breathalyzer, so named because it formerly had a plastic bag over the end to measure a set amount of breath.

    sack, poke, tote

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. bagnoun

    a flexible container with a single opening

    "he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"

    dish, purse, handbag, old bag, travelling bag, pocketbook, suitcase, grip, cup of tea, base, bagful, traveling bag, udder

  2. bagnoun

    the quantity of game taken in a particular period (usually by one person)

    "his bag included two deer"

    dish, purse, handbag, old bag, travelling bag, pocketbook, suitcase, grip, cup of tea, base, bagful, traveling bag, udder

  3. base, bagnoun

    a place that the runner must touch before scoring

    "he scrambled to get back to the bag"

    al-Qaeda, bagful, groundwork, al-Qaida, pedestal, substructure, traveling bag, theme, basis, grip, fundament, suitcase, nucleotide, travelling bag, radical, root, floor, cup of tea, foundation, old bag, foot, udder, understructure, alkali, cornerstone, base, home, purse, stem, base of operations, radix, root word, stand, pocketbook, handbag, infrastructure, al-Qa'ida, dish

  4. bag, handbag, pocketbook, pursenoun

    a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)

    "she reached into her bag and found a comb"

    travelling bag, old bag, dish, cup of tea, udder, wallet, pocket edition, base, pocketbook, purse, billfold, notecase, bagful, pocket book, grip, traveling bag, handbag, suitcase

  5. bag, bagfulnoun

    the quantity that a bag will hold

    "he ate a large bag of popcorn"

    dish, purse, handbag, old bag, travelling bag, pocketbook, suitcase, grip, cup of tea, base, bagful, traveling bag, udder

  6. bag, traveling bag, travelling bag, grip, suitcasenoun

    a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes

    "he carried his small bag onto the plane with him"

    travelling bag, old bag, dish, bobby pin, cup of tea, udder, handgrip, grasp, clutches, clasp, base, hold, adhesive friction, handle, pocketbook, purse, hairgrip, bagful, clutch, clench, grip, traveling bag, traction, handbag, suitcase

  7. bag, old bagnoun

    an ugly or ill-tempered woman

    "he was romancing the old bag for her money"

    dish, purse, handbag, old bag, travelling bag, pocketbook, suitcase, grip, cup of tea, base, bagful, traveling bag, udder

  8. udder, bagnoun

    mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats)

    purse, handbag, old bag, base, pocketbook, dish, suitcase, grip, cup of tea, travelling bag, bagful, traveling bag, udder

  9. cup of tea, bag, dishverb

    an activity that you like or at which you are superior

    "chemistry is not my cup of tea"; "his bag now is learning to play golf"; "marriage was scarcely his dish"

    sweetheart, stunner, old bag, peach, handbag, cup of tea, udder, base, smasher, dishful, beauty, saucer, travelling bag, mantrap, dish aerial, looker, pocketbook, purse, bagful, ravisher, grip, traveling bag, knockout, dish, lulu, suitcase, dish antenna

  10. bagverb

    capture or kill, as in hunting

    "bag a few pheasants"

    pocket, bulge

  11. bagverb

    hang loosely, like an empty bag

    pocket, bulge

  12. bulge, bagverb

    bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge

    bug out, bulge, bulk, protrude, pocket, pouch, pop out, come out, start, bulge out, pop

  13. pocket, bagverb

    take unlawfully

    pocket, bulge

  14. bagverb

    put into a bag

    "The supermarket clerk bagged the groceries"

    pocket, bulge

Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 1 vote

  1. bagnoun

    sack, pouch

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bagnoun

    sack, pouch, wallet, reticule, knapsack, pocket, cul-de-sac, haversack, portmanteau, poke, scrip, satchel, suitcase, quiver, valise, sporran, gunny sack, udder, cyst, vesicle, saccule, utricle, bladder

  2. bagverb

    capture, entrap, catch

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How to use bag in a sentence?

  1. Bill Miller:

    This is make or break for Cruz. He has to win -- no close second is good enough, unquestionably he's favored -- and it has been in the bag -- but the bag has a weak bottom.

  2. Kevin Taylor:

    I got a sleeping bag sized tent that protects me from wind and snow. I got a zero degree sleeping bag and fleece blankets, i was born and raised in New England. I'm used to this. It'll start breaking tomorrow.

  3. The New York Times:

    When Mr. Alexander repeatedly insisted that he had no information, one officer pointed to a plastic bag hanging on some pipes, asked if he knew what it was for and said, 'You know what waterboarding is?' Mr. Alexander recalled, the officer then put the bag over his head and started beating him again, Mr. Alexander said.

  4. Gene Fowler:

    News is history shot on the wing. The huntsmen from the Fourth Estate seek to bag only the peacock or the eagle of the swifting day.

  5. Signs:

    Tracy I swore 37 times in the last month. I said the 'f-word' a couple of times, but it was mostly 'shit's and 'bastard's. Is 'douche bag' a curse Graham I suppose it would depend on the context. Tracy How about John you're a douche bag for kissing Barbara Graham It's a curse. Tracy Oh, well then it's not 37 times it's 71 times.

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