beanbag

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noun bean·bag \ˈbēn-ˌbag\

Definition of beanbag

  1. 1 :  a cloth bag partially filled typically with dried beans and used as a toy

  2. 2 :  any of various pellet-filled bags used as furniture (such as a chair) or household articles (such as an ashtray base)

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First Known Use of beanbag

1861


BEANBAG Defined for English Language Learners

beanbag

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Definition of beanbag for English Language Learners

  • : a small cloth bag that is filled with dried beans or small pieces of another material and used as a toy

  • : a large bag that is filled with small round pieces of material and used as a soft chair

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