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handbag

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noun hand·bag \ˈhan(d)-ˌbag\

Simple Definition of handbag

  • : a woman's small bag or purse used for carrying personal things and money

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of handbag

  1. 1 :  suitcase

  2. 2 :  a bag held in the hand or hung from a shoulder strap and used for carrying small personal articles and money

Examples of handbag in a sentence

  1. <flies only with a handbag so he doesn't have to check his luggage>

  2. <her handbag is just big enough to hold her favorite photos and wallet>



1862

First Known Use of handbag

1862


HANDBAG Defined for Kids

handbag

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noun hand·bag \ˈhand-ˌbag\

Definition of handbag for Students

  1. :  a bag used for carrying money and small personal articles





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