attaché case

noun at·ta·ché case \ ˌa-ˌta-ˈshā- , ˌa-tə- ; ə-ˈta-(ˌ)shā- \

Definition of attaché case

1 : a small thin suitcase used especially for carrying business papers
2 : briefcase

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First Known Use of attaché case

1904

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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ATTACHÉ CASE Defined for English Language Learners

attaché case

Definition of attaché case for English Language Learners

  • : a small, thin suitcase that is used especially for carrying papers and documents


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of attaché case


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