[ 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.
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Example sentences 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
British Dictionary definitions for fleabag
/ (ˈfliːˌbæɡ) /
British a dirty or unkempt person
US a cheap or dirty hotel
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