kit bag
noun Etymology: 1kit Date: 1893 1. knapsack 2. a suitcase usually with sides that fasten at the top or open to the full width of the bag

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • kit bag — kit|bag [ˈkıtbæg] n especially BrE a long narrow bag used by soldiers, ↑sailors etc, for carrying their clothes and other possessions …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • kit bag — kit′ bag or kit′bag n. a small bag or knapsack, as for a soldier …   From formal English to slang

  • kit|bag — «KIHT BAG», noun. a small bag to hold a soldier s or traveler s personal effects: »An exceedingly handy form of knapsack or kitbag (Westminster Gazette) …   Useful english dictionary

  • kit bag — kit ,bag noun count OLD FASHIONED a long round bag for clothes and equipment …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • kit bag — noun a knapsack (usually for a soldier) • Syn: ↑kitbag • Hypernyms: ↑backpack, ↑back pack, ↑knapsack, ↑packsack, ↑rucksack, ↑haversack * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • kit bag — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms kit bag : singular kit bag plural kit bags a bag shaped like a long tube, used for clothes and equipment …   English dictionary

  • kit bag — a small bag or knapsack, as for a soldier. Also, kitbag. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • kit bag — small bag for carrying personal belongings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • kit bag kitbag — noun (C) especially BrE a long narrow bag used by soldiers, sailors etc, for carrying their clothes and other possessions …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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