train case

noun

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

Examples of train case in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Your makeup will be fully protected in this train case. L.a. Hubilla, Peoplemag, 24 Aug. 2023 Despite its size, the train case actually remains quite lightweight as well as organized thanks to its adjustable dividers and stretchable pouches on the inside. Hillary Maglin, Travel + Leisure, 28 Aug. 2023 Easy to clean and pack, we’re obsessed with this cute and compact train case from ultra-reliable Leatherology. Hillary Maglin, Travel + Leisure, 28 Aug. 2023 Launching online today, the year-in-the-making collaboration consists of a petite pouch for a handful of midday touch-up essentials; a larger clutch, complete with a vegan leather strap; and a structured train case, which was meticulously fitted with a wealth of interior compartments. Zoe Ruffner, Vogue, 3 Nov. 2021 Encased in a vibrant pink or purple train case with an extendable tray, this collection will give you or your gift recipient $193 worth of cruelty-free makeup goodies from Ulta’s house brand—all for less than the cost of one high-end lipstick or mascara. Arielle Tschinkel, USA TODAY, 29 Nov. 2020 The Caboodles Voyager train case is an ideal bag for those who like their luggage to have a touch of pizazz and glamor. Robin Raven, Forbes, 20 Apr. 2021 Encased in a vibrant train case with an extendable tray, this collection will give you or your gift recipient $172 worth of cruelty-free makeup goodies from Ulta’s house brand—all for less than the cost of one high-end lipstick or mascara. Arielle Tschinkel, USA TODAY, 6 Dec. 2020 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, 7 June 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1948, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of train case was in 1948

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“Train case.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/train%20case. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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