garment bag


Definition of garment bag

: a bag used by travelers that folds in half and has a center handle for easy carrying

Examples of garment bag in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Earlier this week, the Hello Sunshine founder, 46, was photographed in Beverly Hills leaving a fitting with a garment bag in tow. Alex Warner,, 11 June 2022 And inside, there are zipper pockets and a removable garment bag to keep all of your things separated and in place. Amanda Constantine, Good Housekeeping, 20 May 2022 This three-piece F50 set includes a suitcase, garment bag, and duffel to match the same black leather and fiery red ribbed suede as the car's seats. Clifford Atiyeh, Car and Driver, 2 June 2022 Some hardside suitcases also come with removable compartments like a laundry bag to contain dirty clothes or a garment bag to hang clothing. Amanda Constantine, Good Housekeeping, 20 May 2022 Use a small garment bag to prevent them from getting lost in the load. Joe Lindsey, Outside Online, 17 July 2021 Consider a beautiful Smythson journal to help him keep organized or the perfect garment bag that’ll keep his suits wrinkle-free. Isiah Magsino, Vogue, 31 Jan. 2022 Decorations are sparse but include a black single-stem vase, a purse hanging from a cup hook on the ceiling and a closed garment bag. New York Times, 20 Oct. 2021 Each jacket comes in a custom box, designed to resemble a football stadium, with an official Pro Football Hall of Fame garment bag. Jonathan X. Simmons, The Indianapolis Star, 4 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of garment bag

1927, in the meaning defined above

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23 Jun 2022

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“Garment bag.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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