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string bag

  1. an openwork bag made of string, especially one with handles.
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Historical Examples of string bag

  • He forced the eggs into the can and poured the buttermilk into the string-bag.

    Furze the Cruel

    John Trevena

  • And each of the newcomers carried a basket or string-bag filled with provisions.

  • Easton carried the string-bag containing the potatoes and other vegetables, and the meat, and Ruth, the groceries.

  • The parcels felt very heavy and awkward to carry, and the string-bag seemed as if it were filled with lead.

  • Soon a pleasant woman in black engaged Sylvia in conversation by offering her an orange from a string-bag.