tote bag
noun Date: 1900 a large 2-handled open-topped bag (as of canvas)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tote bag — n AmE a large bag for carrying things …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tote bag — tote ,bag noun count AMERICAN a large open bag with handles …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tote bag — tote′ bag n. clo an open handbag or shopping bag • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • tote bag — ► NOUN ▪ a large bag for carrying a number of items …   English terms dictionary

  • tote bag — ☆ tote bag n. a large, open handbag of cloth, straw, etc., used to carry small items …   English World dictionary

  • Tote bag — A tote bag is a large handheld bag or purse that is used to carry things, such as books, beach wear, or everyday items. A tote bag is normally made of treated canvas, nylon or heavy pebbled leather. Some totes come with a zipper compartment that… …   Wikipedia

  • tote bag — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms tote bag : singular tote bag plural tote bags a large open bag with handles …   English dictionary

  • tote bag — noun a capacious bag or basket • Syn: ↑carryall, ↑holdall, ↑tote • Derivationally related forms: ↑tote (for: ↑tote) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • tote bag — /ˈtoʊt bæg/ (say toht bag) noun a bag with a large carrying capacity, used for shopping, etc. Also, tote. {tote1 + bag} …   Australian English dictionary

  • tote bag — an open handbag or shopping bag used esp. for carrying packages or small items. Also called tote. [1895 1900, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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