Dorothy bag

noun (1)
Dor·​o·​thy bag | \ ˈdȯr|əthē-, ˈdär|, -thi-\

Definition of Dorothy bag

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a woman's handbag hung from the wrist

Dorothy Dix

noun (2)
plural Dorothy Dixes

Definition of Dorothy Dix (Entry 2 of 2)

: a counselor especially of women on personal adjustment, etiquette, or other intimate matters

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History and Etymology for Dorothy bag

Noun (1)

from the name Dorothy

Noun (2)

after Dorothy Dix, pseudonym of Elizabeth M. Gilmer †1951 American journalist and conductor of a syndicated advice-to-the-lovelorn column

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to move with exaggerated bouncy motions

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