[ flee-bag ]
/ ˈfliˌbæg /
a cheap, run-down hotel or rooming house.
any shabby or low-grade public establishment.
a worthless racehorse.
a dog, especially one that is flea-ridden.
a sleeping bag.
tavern, house, motel, resort, inn, lodging, hostel, dump, caravansary, hospice, spa, hostelry, flophouse, auberge, roadhouse
- flea collar,
- flea in one's ear, a,
- flea market,
Origin of fleabag
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Examples from the Web for fleabag
The low pay, the poor lights, the fleabag hotels, the maniacal fans, the hopelessness of it all.The Great Paul Hemphill Celebrates the Long Gone Birmingham Barons|Paul Hemphill|March 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
/ (ˈfliːˌbæɡ) /
British a dirty or unkempt person
US a cheap or dirty hotel
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