traveling bag

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  1. a small bag, as a valise or suitcase, usually made of leather, having an oblong shape, and used chiefly to hold clothes.

Origin of traveling bag

First recorded in 1830–40

Words Nearby traveling bag Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use traveling bag in a sentence

  • He paid his modest account, took his traveling-bag, and started for the Vose line pier.

    Blow The Man Down | Holman Day
  • Presently, after she had disappeared, he turned to the colored man who stood waiting, Bibbs's traveling-bag in his hand.

    The Turmoil | Booth Tarkington
  • And of course in a bunk flat as a pancake one does not look for a sizable traveling bag stuffed with all manner of things.

    Gypsy Flight | Roy J. Snell
  • Here in the gloom of early morning was the dark-faced woman claiming that her traveling bag had been taken.

    Gypsy Flight | Roy J. Snell
  • There, well flattened out beneath the blankets, lay a flexible leather traveling bag.

    Gypsy Flight | Roy J. Snell