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Idioms for bag

Origin of bag

First recorded in1200–50; 1920–25 for def. 31; Middle English bagge, from Old Norse baggi “pack, bundle, bag”
1. Although bag and sack are both used everywhere throughout the U.S., the more commonly used word in the North Midland U.S. is bag and in the South Midland is sack.
bag·like, adjectiveun·bagged, adjective

Definition for bag (2 of 2)

B.Ag.

abbreviation

Bachelor of Agriculture.
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British Dictionary definitions for bag

bag
/ (bæɡ) /

noun

verb bags, bagging or bagged

See also bags
C13: probably from Old Norse baggi; related to Old French bague bundle, pack, Medieval Latin baga chest, sack, Flemish bagge
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Medical definitions for bag

bag
[ băg ]

n.

An anatomical sac or pouch, such as the udder of a cow.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

Idioms and Phrases with bag

bag

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