- a type of large traveling trunk used mainly by women during the 19th century.
Origin of Saratoga trunk
1855–60, Americanism; named after Saratoga Springs
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This amount of money, though small, came just in the nick of time, because of the Saratoga-trunk scheme not proving a success.Twenty Years of Hus'ling
J. P. Johnston