duffel bag


noun

a large, cylindrical bag, especially of canvas, for carrying personal belongings, orginally used by military personnel.

Origin of duffel bag

An Americanism dating back to 1915–20
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British Dictionary definitions for duffel bag

duffel bag

noun

a cylindrical drawstring canvas bag, originally used esp by sailors for carrying personal articles

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