duffel bag


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n duffel bag a large cylindrical bag of heavy cloth; for carrying personal belongings
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Duffel bags are named after a town of Duffel, Belgium, where they were first made.
    • Duffel bag A sack to hold miscellaneous articles, as tools, supplies, or the like.
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In literature:

Then put the duffel-bag in the corner.
"Tom Slade" by Percy K. Fitzhugh
Lay rod-cases, duffel-bags, or rocks along its lower edges to keep it spread.
"The Forest" by Stewart Edward White
Pulling out the recipe book from his duffel bag he opened it where the letter to Mary Temple lay.
"Tom Slade at Temple Camp" by Percy K. Fitzhugh
Then he dug down into his duffel bag under his cot and brought forth a razor.
"Conscript 2989" by Irving Crump
Frolic carried the duffel-bags and lighter baggage.
"Girl Scouts in the Rockies" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy

In news:

The man police dubbed "John Doe Duffel Bag " and questioned in connection with the killings of three Brooklyn shopkeepers has been arrested and charged, and it turns out he already has a serial killer-sounding nickname: Son of Sal.
'John Doe Duffel Bag ' arrested.
NYPD questioning 'John Doe Duffel Bag ' in connection with 3 shopkeeper murders.
NYC police investigating 3 shopkeeper killings are seeking man in overcoat with duffel bag .
My Orange Duffel Bag ' filled with help for those in need.
Kentucky school accused of putting misbehaving autistic student in duffel bag .
Kitten left to die in duffel bag .
Authorities are searching for six men after they allegedly abandoned $1 million dollars worth of cocaine in a duffel bag.
They streamed out of low-lying New York apartments and grand Connecticut shore homes, a steady, often reluctant parade of evacuees with rolling suitcases and duffel bags.
DULUTH (AP) – Duluth's main post office has reopened after a woman wearing a military gas mask walked into the building with a duffel bag and package .
'John Doe Duffel Bag' suspect charged in shopkeeper serial killings.
She came by this week to pick up his duffel bag, 4 T-Shirts, 4 caps.
A Kentucky woman who has accused a school of stuffing her autistic son into a duffel bag for misbehaving plans to speak out at the next school board meeting, backed by an online petition demanding changes.
Officers intercepted the Sapelo Island ferry when it arrived in Meridian May 27, and a K-9 trained to detect wildlife items was called to search a man and his duffel bag.
If this video doesn't at all make you want to march into the exotic pet store and by a duffel bag of these sloths then you are a monster.