tote bag


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

Examples of tote bag in a Sentence

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Word History

First Known Use

1900, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tote bag was in 1900

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“Tote bag.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

Kids Definition

tote bag

: a large handbag

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