tote bag


Definition of tote bag

: a large 2-handled open-topped bag (as of canvas)

Examples of tote bag in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Activate vacay mode with this vibrant tote bag by Anya Hindmarch. Felicity Carter, Forbes, 27 June 2022 Plan a posh picnic with this double wine tote bag, which has enough room for a red and white option. Christina Montoya Fiedler, Good Housekeeping, 23 June 2022 The sow stood on her hind legs, undeterred by the efforts of campers and city staff, and pulled a yellow tote bag out of the pile of belongings before the trio slipped away into the bushes and trees. Emily Goodykoontz, Anchorage Daily News, 30 June 2022 One small example of this is a simple basketweave wooden tote bag from Cult Gaia. Jacey Duprie, The Week, 7 June 2022 This Hydro Flask option is a tote bag that works as a cooler. Nicole Papantoniou, Good Housekeeping, 11 May 2022 The French maison now carries an ultra-oversized bag that's reminiscent of a classic leather tote bag, but better. Halie Lesavage, Harper's BAZAAR, 9 May 2022 The capsule—which includes a leather Cashin Carry tote bag in camel—pays tribute to the New York institution with a Zabar's graphic and, of course, a homemade New York City-style bagel with cream cheese. Sophie Dweck, Town & Country, 15 Mar. 2022 On the far left is a leather tote bag handmade by my brother Richard—my showstopper, who’s-that-guy bag. Tiana Reid, WSJ, 2 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of tote bag

1900, in the meaning defined above

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6 Aug 2022

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“Tote bag.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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