mailbag

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noun mail·bag \ˈmāl-ˌbag\

Definition of mailbag

  1. 1 :  a letter carrier's shoulder bag

  2. 2 :  a pouch used in the shipment of mail

1812

First Known Use of mailbag

1812


MAILBAG Defined for English Language Learners

mailbag

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noun mail·bag \ˈmāl-ˌbag\

Definition of mailbag for English Language Learners

  • : a large bag used for sending letters and packages in a truck, airplane, etc.

  • : a bag carried by a person who delivers the mail


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