shoulder bag

noun

Definition of shoulder bag

: a handbag looped over the shoulder by a strap

Examples of shoulder bag in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Every Amalfi contains the Amalfi Kit, as well as a Amalfi Clutch with a stylish chunky chain which can be unclipped from the inside and used as its own separate clutch or as a shoulder bag. Angela Lei, Forbes, 5 May 2022 In any case, a crossbody, clutch, tote, or shoulder bag crafted from leather boasts an unmatched poise to elevate all outfits from casual to elegant. Laura Lajiness Kaupke, Vogue, 5 Apr. 2022 The shoulder strap is fully adjustable, and the satchel can be worn as both a shoulder bag and a crossbody bag, or carried by its top handle. Rebecca Carhart, Travel + Leisure, 4 Apr. 2022 Crawford styled the outerwear with leggy black leather trousers, heeled black combat boots, a cream hoodie, and a black shoulder bag, while Gerber wore tan straight-leg trousers and black boots with hers. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 3 Mar. 2022 In addition to the dental gem, Hadid accessorized the look with a white shoulder bag, a teddy bear necklace, silver hoop earrings, and rectangular FUBU glasses. Quinci Legardye, Harper's BAZAAR, 5 Mar. 2022 Offered in two sizes (small and medium), with an adjustable belt and a sculptural buckle, the Cannolo can quickly transform from a handbag to a shoulder bag, a crossbody bag, to a pouch. Rachel Besser, Vogue, 15 Feb. 2022 The roomy, convertible tote can be worn as a shoulder bag, crossbody, or satchel thanks to the various straps included. Jessica Leigh Mattern, PEOPLE.com, 12 Feb. 2022 Accessories included a notably more '60s pair of white go-go boots, a cheetah-print shoulder bag, a pair of hoop earrings, and gold nameplate necklaces. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 26 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of shoulder bag

1912, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of shoulder bag was in 1912

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Last Updated

16 May 2022

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“Shoulder bag.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shoulder%20bag. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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