Definition of Bag

1. Noun. A flexible container with a single opening. "He stuffed his laundry into a large bag"

2. Verb. Capture or kill, as in hunting. "Bag a few pheasants"
Category relationships: Hunt, Hunting
Generic synonyms: Capture, Catch

3. Noun. The quantity of game taken in a particular period (usually by one person). "His bag included two deer"
Generic synonyms: Indefinite Quantity

4. Verb. Hang loosely, like an empty bag.
Generic synonyms: Droop, Flag, Sag, Swag
Derivative terms: Bagging

5. Noun. A place that the runner must touch before scoring. "He scrambled to get back to the bag"
Exact synonyms: Base
Group relationships: Baseball Diamond, Diamond, Infield
Generic synonyms: Baseball Equipment
Specialized synonyms: First Base, Home, Home Base, Home Plate, Plate, Second Base, Third, Third Base

6. Verb. Bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge. "The streets bag with crowds"
Exact synonyms: Bulge
Generic synonyms: Jut, Jut Out, Project, Protrude, Stick Out
Specialized synonyms: Protuberate
Derivative terms: Bulge

7. Noun. A container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women). ; "She reached into her bag and found a comb"
Exact synonyms: Handbag, Pocketbook, Purse
Terms within: Clasp
Specialized synonyms: Clutch, Clutch Bag, Etui, Evening Bag, Reticule, Shoulder Bag
Generic synonyms: Container

8. Verb. Take unlawfully. "They bag the money "
Exact synonyms: Pocket
Generic synonyms: Steal
Derivative terms: Pocket

9. Noun. The quantity that a bag will hold. ; "He ate a large bag of popcorn"
Exact synonyms: Bagful
Generic synonyms: Containerful

10. Verb. Put into a bag. "They bag the goods"; "The supermarket clerk bagged the groceries"
Generic synonyms: Pack
Specialized synonyms: Pouch
Derivative terms: Bagger, Bagger, Bagging

11. Noun. A portable rectangular container for carrying clothes. "He carried his small bag onto the plane with him"

12. Noun. An ugly or ill-tempered woman. "He was romancing the old bag for her money"
Exact synonyms: Old Bag
Generic synonyms: Disagreeable Woman, Unpleasant Woman

13. Noun. Mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats).
Exact synonyms: Udder
Group relationships: Cow, Moo-cow, Ewe, Nanny, Nanny-goat, She-goat
Generic synonyms: Mamma, Mammary Gland

14. Noun. An activity that you like or at which you are superior. "Marriage was scarcely his dish"
Exact synonyms: Cup Of Tea, Dish
Generic synonyms: Activity

Definition of Bag

1. n. A sack or pouch, used for holding anything; as, a bag of meal or of money.

2. v. t. To put into a bag; as, to bag hops.

3. v. i. To swell or hang down like a full bag; as, the skin bags from containing morbid matter.

Definition of Bag

1. Noun. A flexible container made of cloth, paper, plastic, etc. ¹

2. Noun. (informal) A handbag ¹

3. Noun. A suitcase. ¹

4. Noun. A schoolbag, especially a backpack. ¹

5. Noun. One’s preference. ¹

6. Noun. (derogatory) An ugly woman. ¹

7. Noun. (baseball) The cloth-covered pillow used for first, second, and third base. ¹

8. Noun. (baseball) First, second, or third base. ¹

9. Noun. (context: preceded by "the") A breathalyzer, so named because it formerly had a plastic bag over the end to measure a set amount of breath. ¹

10. Noun. (mathematics) A collection of objects, disregarding order, but (unlike a set) in which elements may be repeated. ¹

11. Verb. To put into a bag. ¹

12. Verb. To catch or kill, especially when fishing or hunting. ¹

13. Verb. To gain possession of something, or to make first claim on something. ¹

14. Verb. (slang African American Vernacular) To be caught by the police. ¹

15. Verb. (slang African American Vernacular) To bring a woman one met on the street with one. ¹

16. Verb. (slang African American Vernacular) To laugh uncontrollably. ¹

17. Verb. (Australia slang) To criticise sarcastically. ¹

18. Verb. (medicine) To provide artificial ventilation with a bag valve mask (BVM) resuscitator. ¹

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Definition of Bag

1. to put into a bag (a flexible container) [v BAGGED, BAGGING, BAGS]

Medical Definition of Bag

1. 1. To swell or hang down like a full bag; as, the skin bags from containing morbid matter. 2. To swell with arrogance. 3. To become pregnant. 1. A sack or pouch, used for holding anything; as, a bag of meal or of money. 2. A sac, or dependent gland, in animal bodies, containing some fluid or other substance; as, the bag of poison in the mouth of some serpents; the bag of a cow. 3. A sort of silken purse formerly tied about men's hair behind, by way of ornament. 4. The quantity of game bagged. 5. A certain quantity of a commodity, such as it is customary to carry to market in a sack; as, a bag of pepper or hops; a bag of coffee. Bag and baggage, all that belongs to one. To give one the bag, to disappoint him. Origin: OE. Bagge; cf. Icel. Baggi, and also OF. Bague, bundle, LL. Baga. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bag

bag (current term)
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bag and baggage
bag cell neurons
bag for life
bag ladies
bag lady
bag man
bag men
bag net
bag of antlers
bag of bones
bag of fruit
bag of rations

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