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English definition of “bag”

bag

noun [C]     /bæɡ/
CONTAINER A1 a container made of paper , plastic , etc , used for carrying things: a paper / plastic bag He packed his bags and left .Bags in general
FOR WOMAN (also handbag) mainly UK a bag with handles in which a woman carries her money , keys , etc Bags in general
AMOUNT the amount a bag contains : It doesn't weigh more than a couple of bags of sugar .General words for size and amount
bags of sth mainly UK informal a large amount of something: There's bags of room .Masses and large amounts of things
bags Bags under your eyes are areas of loose or dark skin . → See also carrier bag, let the cat out of the bag, shoulder bag, sleeping bag, tote bagThe skin, and skin colour
(Definition of bag noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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