a person employed, especially by a railroad, bus company, or steamship line, to take charge of passengers’ baggage.
At midnight I was checking my sample-trunk for Albany, and persuading the baggagemaster that 218 pounds were exactly 120.
A Man of Samples Wm. H. Maher
a form of lacrosse as played originally by the Ojibwa Indians.
a container or receptacle of leather, plastic, cloth, paper, etc., capable of being closed at the mouth; pouch. something resembling or suggesting such a receptacle. a suitcase or other portable container for carrying articles, as in traveling. a purse or moneybag. the amount or quantity a bag can hold. any of various measures of capacity. […]
a person who packs groceries or other items into bags. a bag of cloth or plastic attached to a power lawn mower to collect grass as it is cut. Historical Examples The elevator buckets carry the crushed feed back to one of the bins or into the bagger. Farm Mechanics Herbert A. Shearer He soon […]
a brand of plastic bag, manufactured in various sizes, as for preserving food or holding trash. (lowercase) Informal. any small bag or packet. Contemporary Examples “I made it myself,” he continued, proudly pushing the Baggie of black gooeyness into my face. Hey Buddy, Wanna Dab? Inside The Mainstream Explosion of Cannabis Concentrates Valerie Vande Panne […]