barracks bag

noun

Definition of barracks bag

: a fabric bag for carrying personal equipment especially : duffel bag

First Known Use of barracks bag

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Barracks bag.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/barracks%20bag. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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