Meaning of “swag” in the English Dictionary

"swag" in English

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uk /swæɡ/ us /swæɡ/

swag noun (FREE THINGS)

[ U ] US free things that you are given, for example at an event:

The bag was full of swag from the conference: coupons, samples, pens, etc.

swag noun (POSSESSIONS)

[ U ] Australian English old-fashioned possessions wrapped in a cloth and carried by a person who does not have a home or a job, but walks around from place to place

swag noun (DECORATION)

[ C ] a piece of material hung above a window as a decoration:

The dining room has curtains with swags.

[ C ] a chain of flowers, leaves, fruit, etc. hung as a decoration:

a mantelpiece decorated with swags of holly

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