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 Looking for a Queens of Infamy T-shirt or tote bag? Anne Thériault, Longreads, "Queens of Infamy: Boudicca," 12 May 2021 This striped canvas tote bag can be branded with initials for a personalized touch that won’t be overlooked. Stephanie Perry, Southern Living, "13 Cute Beach Bags To Carry All Summer Long," 26 Apr. 2021 Shopbop, which has clothes, shoes, bags and accessories from more than 500 top designer brands, will donate 20% of proceeds from sales of the House of Aama canvas tote bag collection to Women for Women International. oregonlive, "Fashion, decor and cooking companies are giving back during Women’s History Month," 29 Mar. 2021 Shoppers absolutely adore the Gemini link canvas small top-zip tote bag, as evidenced by the 4.8-star rating from nearly 300 shoppers. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, "7 top-rated Tory Burch handbags and purses to get on sale from the spring event," 24 Mar. 2021 Guests who purchase select visitation packages will receive a free celebratory 90th-anniversary tote bag while visitors in the entire month of May will be able to get 90-cent Starbucks coffee at the location inside the observatory. Cailey Rizzo, Travel + Leisure, "The Empire State Building Turns 90 This May — and It's Celebrating With Tours, New Merch, and More," 30 Apr. 2021 See Mother’s Day gift ideas like a set that includes a Luna Garden ($36 value), heart tote bag ($20 value) and garden pen ($14 value) on sale at $58. oregonlive, "Mother’s Day plants, flowers and other gift ideas: Don’t dilly-dally, as Mom might say," 29 Apr. 2021 The swag in the bag includes a baseball hat and a beanie, a neck gator, tote bag, a themed T-shirt, and the association’s guide map to places and trails within the watershed., "Watershed contest challenges people to explore the South Shore," 23 Apr. 2021 But more than 70 cars took advantage of the drive-thru, swinging around at the front doors to pick up a rather weighty tote bag full of brochures, magazines and flyers. Linda Gandee, cleveland, "Even in a pandemic, it’s time to think about summer camp," 22 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of tote bag

1900, in the meaning defined above

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14 May 2021

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“Tote bag.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of tote bag

: a large bag used for carrying things

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