(noun) mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats)
(noun) a flexible container with a single opening; “he stuffed his laundry into a large bag”
bag, traveling bag, travelling bag, grip, suitcase
(noun) a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes; “he carried his small bag onto the plane with him”
bag, handbag, pocketbook, purse
(noun) a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women); “she reached into her bag and found a comb”
(noun) a place that the runner must touch before scoring; “he scrambled to get back to the bag”
bag, old bag
(noun) an ugly or ill-tempered woman; “he was romancing the old bag for her money”
(noun) the quantity of game taken in a particular period (usually by one person); “his bag included two deer”
(noun) the quantity that a bag will hold; “he ate a large bag of popcorn”
(verb) capture or kill, as in hunting; “bag a few pheasants”
(verb) put into a bag; “The supermarket clerk bagged the groceries”
(verb) take unlawfully
(verb) bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge
(verb) hang loosely, like an empty bag
Source: WordNet® 3.1
bag (plural bags)
A flexible container made of cloth, paper, plastic, etc.
Synonyms: poke (obsolete), sack, tote
(informal) A handbag
Synonyms: handbag, purse (US)
A schoolbag, especially a backpack.
(slang) One’s preference.
Synonyms: cup of tea, thing, Thesaurus:predilection
(derogatory) An ugly woman.
Synonyms: dog, hag
(baseball) The cloth-covered pillow used for first, second, and third base.
(baseball) First, second, or third base.
(preceded by "the") A breathalyzer, so named because it formerly had a plastic bag over the end to measure a set amount of breath.
(mathematics) A collection of objects, disregarding order, but (unlike a set) in which elements may be repeated.
A sac in animal bodies, containing some fluid or other substance.
(now, historical) A pouch tied behind a man's head to hold the back-hair of a wig; a bag wig.
The quantity of game bagged in a hunt.
(slang, vulgar) A scrotum.
(UK) A unit of measure of cement equal to 94 pounds.
(mostly, in the plural) A dark circle under the eye, caused by lack of sleep, drug addiction etc.
(slang) A small envelope that contains drugs, especially narcotics.
(Multicultural London English, slang) £1000, a grand.
(informal) A large number or amount.
bag (third-person singular simple present bags, present participle bagging, simple past and past participle bagged)
To put into a bag.
(informal) To catch or kill, especially when fishing or hunting.
To gain possession of something, or to make first claim on something.
(transitive) To furnish or load with a bag.
(slang, African American Vernacular) To bring a woman one met on the street with one.
(slang, African American Vernacular) To laugh uncontrollably.
(Australia, slang) To criticise sarcastically.
(transitive, medicine) To provide with artificial ventilation via a bag valve mask (BVM) resuscitator.
(transitive, medicine) To fit with a bag to collect urine.
(obsolete, ambitransitive) To (cause to) swell or hang down like a full bag.
To hang like an empty bag.
(nautical, intransitive) To drop away from the correct course.
(obsolete, intransitive) To swell with arrogance.
(obsolete, intransitive) To become pregnant.
• ABG, AGB, BGA, GBA, Gab, gab
Bag, n. Etym: [OE. bagge; cf. Icel. baggi, and also OF. bague,
bundle, LL. baga.]
1. A sack or pouch, used for holding anything; as, a bag of meal or
2. A sac, or dependent gland, in animal bodies, containing some fluid
or other substance; as, the bag of poison in the mouth of some
serpents; the bag of a cow.
3. A sort of silken purse formerly tied about men's hair behind, by
way of ornament. [Obs.]
4. The quantity of game bagged.
Definition: A certain quantity of a commodity, such as it is customary to
carry to market in a sack; as, a bag of pepper or hops; a bag of
coffee. Bag and baggage, all that belongs to one.
– To give one the bag, to disappoint him. [Obs.] Bunyan.
Bag, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bagged(p. pr. & vb. n. Bagging]
1. To put into a bag; as, to bag hops.
2. To seize, capture, or entrap; as, to bag an army; to bag game.
3. To furnish or load with a bag or with a well filled bag.
A bee bagged with his honeyed venom. Dryden.
Bag, v. i.
1. To swell or hang down like a full bag; as, the skin bags from
containing morbid matter.
2. To swell with arrogance. [Obs.] Chaucer.
3. To become pregnant. [Obs.] Warner. (Alb. Eng. ).
Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition