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Meaning of “luggage” in the English Dictionary

"luggage" in British English

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luggagenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈlʌɡ.ɪdʒ/ mainly UK (US usually baggage)
A2 the ​bags, ​suitcases, etc. that ​containyour possessions and that you take with you when you are ​travelling: We ​bought some new luggage for ​ourtrip. Never ​leaveyour luggage ​unattended.UK hand luggage (= ​smallbags that you take with you onto the ​plane)

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(Definition of luggage from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"luggage" in American English

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luggagenoun [U]

 us   /ˈlʌɡ·ɪdʒ/
the ​bags or other ​containers that you take ​your possessions in when ​traveling; ​baggage: The luggage of ​ourtourgroup was ​piled up next to the ​bus.
(Definition of luggage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"luggage" in Business English

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luggagenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈlʌɡɪdʒ/ (also baggage) UK TRANSPORT
all the bags that you take with you when you ​travel: Once you have ​collected your luggage and come through ​customs, please make your way to the ​arrivals hall. The ​airline has ​increased the carry-on luggageallowance to 10 ​kilos.
(Definition of luggage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “luggage”
in Korean 짐…
in Arabic أمْتِعة…
in Malaysian bagasi…
in French (à) bagage(s)…
in Russian багаж…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行李箱,行李…
in Italian bagaglio, bagagli…
in Turkish bagaj, yük, eşya…
in Polish bagaż, bagaże…
in Spanish equipaje…
in Vietnamese hành lý…
in Portuguese bagagem…
in Thai กระเป๋าเดินทาง…
in German das Gepäck, Gepäck-……
in Catalan equipatge…
in Japanese (旅行用)かばん…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行李箱,行李…
in Indonesian kopor…
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