Definition of Briefcase

1. Noun. A case with a handle; for carrying papers or files or books.

Specialized synonyms: Attache, Attache Case
Generic synonyms: Case
Terms within: Grip, Handgrip, Handle, Hold



Definition of Briefcase

1. Noun. a case used for carrying documents (especially by business people) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Briefcase

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Briefcase

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Literary usage of Briefcase

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1. Knitting Intuitively: With Almost Anything by Karen Skowron (2006)
"The briefcase evolved from a sudden succession of marriageable garments acquired at garage and rummage sales and the dollar rack at thrift stores. ..."

2. Ninth Day of Creationby Leonard Crane by Leonard Crane (2000)
"Moving back across the room, he picked up the briefcase and set it down on a ... The briefcase contained a cellular phone physically connected by a thin ..."

3. The Simple Life by Ruth King Porter (2006)
"His briefcase fell to the floor. A second later he had recovered himself and was smiling and tipping his hat to the face in the glass. ..."

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