Playwright Neil Simon would often treat himself to a bag of Fritos after finishing a difficult scene.
Inside the bag, a second body was naked, wrapped in a towel, and almost decapitated.
This morning, I picked up the recently published biography of Schulz, whose real life seemed duller than a bag of flour.
In her bag, police found chemicals that were sealed in jars.
Not to mention his infamous photo of the annihilation of a $100,000 Birkin bag.
Hoddan painstakingly fastened his bag to the saddle of the lead horse.
The men jumped to their feet and Uncle Denny hurried to take her bag.
To each of those who have been good he gives a present from his bag.
Silently, he dug into his possessions, to produce a third bag.
He was out in a boat, and a bag of gunpowder he had with him exploded.
c.1200, bagge, from Old Norse baggi or a similar Scandinavian source; not found in other Germanic languages, perhaps ultimately of Celtic origin. Disparaging slang for "woman" dates from 1924 (though various specialized senses of this are much older). Meaning "person's area of interest or expertise" is 1964, from Black English slang, from jazz sense of "category," probably via notion of putting something in a bag.
To be left holding the bag (and presumably nothing else), "cheated, swindled" is attested by 1793. Many figurative senses are from the notion of the game bag (late 15c.) into which the product of the hunt was placed; e.g. the verb meaning "to kill game" (1814) and its colloquial extension to "catch, seize, steal" (1818). To let the cat out of the bag "reveal the secret" is from 1760.
An anatomical sac or pouch, such as the udder of a cow.
A container of flexible material, such as paper, plastic, or leather, that is used for carrying or storing items.
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