Saratoga trunk

noun
Sar·​a·​to·​ga trunk | \ ˌser-ə-ˈtō-gə- How to pronounce Saratoga trunk (audio) , ˌsa-rə-ˈtō-gə- \

Definition of Saratoga trunk

: a large traveling trunk usually with a rounded top

First Known Use of Saratoga trunk

1858, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Saratoga trunk

Saratoga Springs, New York

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“Saratoga trunk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saratoga%20trunk. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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