Saratoga trunk

  1. 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

Words Nearby Saratoga trunk Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Saratoga trunk in a sentence

  • 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