plural noun
bag·​gies | \ ˈba-gēz How to pronounce baggies (audio) \

Definition of baggies

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: baggy pants or shorts


Bag·​gies | \ ˈba-gēz How to pronounce Baggies (audio) \

Definition of Baggies (Entry 2 of 2)

used for transparent plastic bags

Examples of baggies in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Plural noun My mom is the kind of environmentally fastidious gal who washes out plastic baggies, composts like a champ, and saves leftover salmon skin for our omega-loving doggos. Mackenzie Chung Fegan, Bon Appétit, "The Best Mother’s Day Gifts for Moms Who Cook," 3 May 2021 When someone possesses any amount that appears to be for distribution such as having multiple smaller baggies or digital scales. Cassandra Jaramillo, Dallas News, "Dallas Police to stop arresting people for small amounts of marijuana after new policy," 19 Apr. 2021 During a search of the vehicle, police found three baggies of marijuana, two sets of rolling papers and a small bottle of Fireball whiskey. John Benson, cleveland, "Repeat drunk offender sneaks extra double drinks: North Royalton Police Blotter," 17 Mar. 2021 Switching to reusable sandwich bags (our favorites are made by Stasher) and beeswax food wraps will help replace hundreds of single-use plastic baggies that would eventually end up in landfills and oceans. Amina Lake Abdelrahman, Good Housekeeping, "What Does "Eco-Friendly" Actually Mean?," 4 Mar. 2021 The pair shot Johnson and stole two baggies of marijuana, the charges continued. Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, "St. Paul teen admits helping set up robbery-turned-homicide," 13 Jan. 2021 In his pocket was another syringe, a pipe, clear baggies and a cylinder holding marijuana. Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, "Charges: Driver high on drugs when he caused head-on crash in N. Minnesota that killed other motorist," 15 Dec. 2020 Officers received several baggies of marijuana, which is a violation of Lafoy’s bond. Carol Robinson |, al, "Bond revoked for teen capital murder suspect in Trussville," 16 Nov. 2020 Two plastic baggies allegedly containing cocaine were found in Gooden’s car. Fox News, "Gooden gets year probation for New Jersey drug charge," 13 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of baggies

Plural noun

1962, in the meaning defined above

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9 May 2021

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“Baggies.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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