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towsack

[ toh-sak ]
/ ˈtoʊˌsæk /
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noun
South Midland and Southern U.S. gunnysack.
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Origin of towsack

1925–30, Americanism; apparently tow1 + sack1

regional variations of towsack

See gunnysack.

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