train case

noun

Definition of train case

: a small boxlike piece of luggage used especially for toilet articles

Examples of train case in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Accessorized to the hilt with several diamond and aquamarine David Webb necklaces, a teensy train case, a Stalvey bag, and a matching pair of Manolo Blahnik high heel sandals, the outfit was arresting. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, "Rihanna Goes Pastel Princess on the Streets of New York," 7 June 2018

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First Known Use of train case

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Train case.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/train%20case. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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