holdall

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noun hold·all \ˈhōld-ˌȯl\

Definition of holdall

chiefly British

  1. :  an often cloth traveling case or bag

Examples of holdall in a Sentence

  1. there was a forgotten holdall in the bus station loo

1851

First Known Use of holdall

1851



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