vanity case


noun

a small luggage bag or case for holding cosmetics or toiletries.

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Also called vanity bag, vanity box .

Origin of vanity case

First recorded in 1900–05
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Example sentences from the Web for vanity case

  • She even slipped a vanity-case from her pocket and powdered her wee, up-tilted nose.

    Shifting Sands|Sara Ware Bassett
  • So Dotty bought the vanity-case, and then the crowd followed Dolly to see what might be her choice.

    Two Little Women|Carolyn Wells