mummy bag


a snug-fitting sleeping bag tapered from the shoulders to the feet, enclosing both the body and head except for a small opening for the face.

Nearby words

  1. mummery,
  2. mummichog,
  3. mummification,
  4. mummify,
  5. mummy,
  6. mummy porn,
  7. mump,
  8. mumps,
  9. mumps skin test antigen,
  10. mumps virus

Origin of mummy bag

so called because its shape resembles a wrapped Egyptian mummy Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for mummy bag

mummy bag


a sleeping bag with a hood

Word Origin for mummy bag

C20: so called because the wearer resembles a mummified body

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