tucker-bag

noun
tuck·​er-bag | \ ˈtə-kər-ˌbag How to pronounce tucker-bag (audio) \

Definition of tucker-bag

chiefly Australia
: a bag used especially by travelers in the bush to hold food

First Known Use of tucker-bag

1885, in the meaning defined above

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“Tucker-bag.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tucker-bag. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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