shopping bag

shopping bag
noun Date: 1886 a bag (as of strong paper) that has handles and is intended for carrying purchases

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shopping bag — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms shopping bag : singular shopping bag plural shopping bags 1) a large bag with handles for carrying your shopping 2) American a carrier bag …   English dictionary

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  • shopping bag — shop′ping bag n. a paper or plastic bag with handles, used to carry purchases or belongings • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • shopping bag — a strong, usually paper or plastic, bag with handles, used to carry purchases or belongings. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

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