sleeping bag


Definition of sleeping bag

: a bag that is warmly lined or padded for sleeping outdoors or in a camp or tent

Examples of sleeping bag in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The other night, as his EF teammates in the actual Tour de France slept in a quiet hotel, Morton tossed and turned in a sleeping bag because a rave was thumpathumpthumping nearby. Jason Gay, WSJ, 7 July 2021 Still riding her fixie, with her tent and sleeping bag wrapped in trash bags, and directions printed from MapQuest, Houchin biked some 300 miles to Minnesota. Rachel Hutton, Star Tribune, 25 June 2021 There are eight adjustable straps, great for tying up your pack or sleeping bag, mat, hammock, tripod, and more. Chris Hachey, BGR, 18 May 2021 For cozying up against the air conditioning, bedding down as a sleeping bag or self-stuffing pillow, or even serving as an emergency poncho with its water-repellant, ripstop shell, including this versatile piece seriously trims your packing list. Brandon Schultz, Forbes, 18 May 2021 Built for two, the double sleeping bag from L.L. Bean offers queen-size comfort, thanks to the supersoft lining and spacious design. Stephanie Cain, Fortune, 11 June 2021 For the dog dad who likes to rough it (or ruff it...), this dog sized sleeping bag is the perfect gift. Melissa Kravitz Hoeffner, Forbes, 30 May 2021 That’s where the REI Co-op Magma 15 sleeping bag, on sale now for more than $100 off its usual price of $389 at $272.29, comes in. Arielle Tschinkel, USA TODAY, 27 May 2021 This colourful sleeping bag comes with the addition of wings which can be folded over or removed to adapt to a range of nighttime temperatures. Fiona Tapp, CNN Underscored, 26 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of sleeping bag

1850, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sleeping bag was in 1850

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25 Jul 2021

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“Sleeping bag.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of sleeping bag

: a warm, long bag that is used for sleeping outdoors or in a tent

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Kids Definition of sleeping bag

: a large fabric bag that is warmly lined for sleeping outdoors or in a camp or tent


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