carrier bag

noun

British
: a bag that a store gives a person to carry any items he or she has bought there
a plastic carrier bag from the supermarket

Examples of carrier bag in a Sentence

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“Carrier bag.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carrier%20bag. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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