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clutch bag

noun [C] uk   us  
a small flat bag without a handle, carried by women, especially on formal occasions
Translations of “clutch bag”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指出席正式場合時用的)女式無帶小皮包…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指出席正式场合时用的)女式无带小皮包…
(Definition of clutch bag from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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