fanny pack


Definition of fanny pack

: a pack that straps to the waist and is used for carrying personal articles

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Another gun is strapped around her waist like a fanny pack. Jeneé Osterheldt,, "Mass shootings require a call to action. Will we answer?," 21 Aug. 2019 The collection features windbreakers, bucket hat, shorts, bodycon dress, work shirt, crop top, fanny pack and phone case. Nandi Howard, Essence, "Don't Panic, Beyonce Just Released New Merch," 9 Aug. 2019 The retailer is currently selling a fanny pack by Sun Squad that doubles as a wine cooler. Abby Gardner, Glamour, "Target's Fanny Pack Wine Cooler Is the Only Accessory You Need This Summer," 31 May 2019 All of the Kardashians are rocking leggings, Lycra, bike shorts and fanny packs this season. Jillian Ruffo,, "It Looks Like Kanye West Is Letting Kim Kardashian Wear Big Sunglasses Again," 14 June 2018 Herschel Supply Co Large Wheeled Suitcase Known for its backpacks and the occasional fanny pack, Herschel has started making a name for itself in the hard-shell suitcase game with durable, minimalist, and affordable luggage. Elaheh Nozari, Condé Nast Traveler, "Everything Worth Buying at This Year's Nordstrom Anniversary Sale," 19 July 2019 The woman in funky glasses made a series of cups with holes in them to highlight global poverty, and, for a wine challenge, made a decanter in the shape of a fanny pack. Rachel Syme, The New Yorker, "The Fiery Pleasures of “Blown Away,” a Reality-TV Competition for Glassblowing," 31 July 2019 Case in point: the merch for sale at the show includes a Pouch of Douglas fanny pack. Contact us at Trish Bendix, Time, "Hannah Gadsby’s New Show Douglas Takes a Hammer to the Patriarchy—Again," 25 July 2019 During the search, a trooper found a loaded .22-caliber revolver and drugs in a fanny pack around Vazquez’s waist, police said. Alyssa Lukpat,, "Lynn man arrested for drugs, gun, and driving a motorcycle on learner’s permit," 17 July 2019

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First Known Use of fanny pack

1957, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of fanny pack

US : a small bag for carrying things that is worn with a strap which goes around a person's waist

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