|1.||[ noun ] a flexible container with a single opening|
"he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"
|Related terms:||container backpack saddlebag sleeping_bag pouch purse sack ice_pack sweat_bag mailbag nosebag burn_bag drawstring_bag dust_bag tool_bag sponge_bag tucker-bag body_bag bladder ragbag rosin_bag sachet envelope sandbag skin gamebag book_bag plastic_bag golf_bag tea_bag gunnysack sickbag carryall schoolbag beanbag air_bag|
|2.||[ noun ] (clothing) a bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)|
|Synonyms:||purse handbag pocketbook|
"she reached into her bag and found a comb"
|Related terms:||container shoulder_bag etui evening_bag clutch_bag reticule clasp|
|3.||[ noun ] (baseball,games) place that runner must touch before scoring|
"he scrambled to get back to the bag"
|Related terms:||baseball_equipment home_plate third_base second_base first_base baseball_diamond|
|4.||[ noun ] the quantity of game taken in a particular period (usually by one person)|
"his bag included two deer"
|5.||[ noun ] (transportation) a portable rectangular traveling bag for carrying clothes|
|Synonyms:||suitcase grip traveling_bag|
"he carried his small bag onto the plane with him"
|Related terms:||baggage gripsack garment_bag overnighter portmanteau weekender carpetbag|
|6.||[ noun ] the quantity that a bag will hold|
"he ate a large bag of popcorn"
|7.||[ verb ] capture or kill, as in hunting|
"bag a few pheasants"
|Related terms:||capture hunt|
|8.||[ verb ] put into a bag|
"The supermarket clerk bagged the groceries"
|Related terms:||pack pouch sacking bagger|
|9.||[ noun ] (zoology) mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats)|
|Related terms:||mammary_gland cow nanny ewe|
|10.||[ verb ] put in one's pocket|
"He pocketed the change"
|Related terms:||take pocket|
|11.||[ verb ] bulge out; form a bulge outward, or be so full as to appear to bulge|
|Related terms:||stick_out protuberate bulge|
|12.||[ verb ] (criminal law) take unlawfully|
|Related terms:||steal pocket|
|13.||[ noun ] an ugly or ill-tempered woman|
"he was romancing the old bag for her money"
|14.||[ verb ] hang loosely, like an empty bag|
|Related terms:||sag sacking|
|15.||[ noun ] 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"