bagger

noun bag·ger \ ˈba-gər \
|Updated on: 6 Jun 2018

Definition of bagger

plural baggers
1 : a person or device that bags something
  • a lawn mower equipped with a bagger [=an attachment that collects grass clippings in a bag]
; especially : a person whose job is to place items (such as groceries) in bags for customers
  • works as a bagger at a supermarket
2 : a motorcycle outfitted with compartments for storing accessories and other cargo

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1740

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