1 a flexible container with a single opening; "he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"
2 the quantity of game taken in a particular period (usually by one person); "his bag included two deer"
3 place that runner must touch before scoring; "he scrambled to get back to the bag" [syn: base]
4 a bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women); "she reached into her bag and found a comb" [syn: handbag, pocketbook, purse]
5 the quantity that a bag will hold; "he ate a large bag of popcorn" [syn: bagful]
6 a portable rectangular traveling bag for carrying clothes; "he carried his small bag onto the plane with him" [syn: traveling bag, grip, suitcase]
7 an ugly or ill-tempered woman; "he was romancing the old bag for her money" [syn: old bag]
8 mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats) [syn: udder]
9 an activity that you like or at which you are superior; "chemistry is not my cup of tea"; "his bag now is learning to play golf"; "marriage was scarcely his dish" [syn: cup of tea, dish]
1 capture or kill, as in hunting; "bag a few pheasants"
2 hang loosely, like an empty bag
3 bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge [syn: bulge]
4 take unlawfully [syn: pocket]
5 put into a bag; "The supermarket clerk bagged the groceries" [also: bagging, bagged]bagging n : coarse fabric used for bags or sacks [syn: sacking]bagging See bag
- present participle of bag