excess baggage definition, meaning - what is excess baggage in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “excess baggage”

See all translations

excess baggage

noun [U] uk   us   (UK also excess luggage)
bags that weigh more than the allowed amount for a single passenger, or the money you are charged to take them onto an aircraft: We had to pay excess baggage. He arrived with 88 pounds of excess baggage.
Translations of “excess baggage”
in Chinese (Traditional) (要繳納運費的)超重行李…
in Chinese (Simplified) (要缴纳运费的)超重行李…
(Definition of excess baggage from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of excess baggage?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “excess baggage” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

paradox

a situation or statement that seems impossible or is difficult to understand because it contains two opposite facts or characteristics

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

plyscraper noun

May 18, 2015
a skyscraper made mainly from wood The development of engineered timber could herald a new era of eco-friendly ‘plyscrapers’. Christchurch welcomed its first multistorey timber structure this year, there are plans for Vancouver, and the talk is China could follow

Read More