shoulder bag
noun Date: 1912 a handbag looped over the shoulder by a strap

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shoulder-bag — shoulder bags N COUNT A shoulder bag is a bag that has a long strap so that it can be carried on a person s shoulder …   English dictionary

  • shoulder bag — n a bag that hangs from your shoulder …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • shoulder bag — shoulder ,bag noun count a PURSE (=bag in which a woman carries her money and personal things) with a long STRAP for carrying it on your shoulder …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • shoulder bag — ► NOUN ▪ a bag with a long strap that is hung over the shoulder …   English terms dictionary

  • shoulder bag — n. a bag of leather, cloth, etc. hung from the shoulder by a long strap, as for carrying personal effects …   English World dictionary

  • shoulder bag — noun a large handbag that can be carried by a strap looped over the shoulder (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑bag, ↑handbag, ↑pocketbook, ↑purse * * * noun, pl ⋯ bags [count] : a bag that is designed to be carried on one shoulder by a strap * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • shoulder bag — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms shoulder bag : singular shoulder bag plural shoulder bags a bag with a long strap for carrying it on your shoulder …   English dictionary

  • shoulder bag — /ˈʃoʊldə bæg/ (say shohlduh bag) noun a small travelling bag or handbag with a long strap, to be slung over the shoulder …   Australian English dictionary

  • shoulder bag — noun Any bag with a single strap designed to be carried on the shoulder …   Wiktionary

  • shoulder bag — noun a bag with a long strap that is hung over the shoulder …   English new terms dictionary

  • shoulder bag — noun (C) a bag that hangs from your shoulder …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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