- a container for holding odds and ends.
Origin of holdall
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They were packing in, and we asked them to take our holdall as far as Rashka, for we were still distrustful of the ox carts.The Luck of Thirteen
- British a large strong bag with handlesUsual US and Canadian name: carryall
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