Meaning of “sleeping bag” in the English Dictionary

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"sleeping bag" in British English

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sleeping bagnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsliː.pɪŋ ˌbæɡ/ us /ˈsliː.pɪŋ ˌbæɡ/

Examples from literature

  • Get a sleeping bag that is warm but light in weight. 
  • One night, he wakes up in his sleeping bag. 
  • You also need a sleeping bag. 

(Definition of “sleeping bag” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sleeping bag" in American English

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sleeping bagnoun [ C ]

/ˈsli·pɪŋ ˌbæɡ/

a large bag for sleeping in outside that has layers of material to keep you warm in cold weather

(Definition of “sleeping bag” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)