feed bag

or feed·bag


noun

Also called nose bag. a bag for feeding horses, placed before the mouth and fastened around the head with straps.

Idioms

    put on the feed bag, Slang. to have a meal; eat: When his friends put on the feed bag, they finish everything in sight.

Origin of feed bag

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40
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