a small cloth bag filled with dried beans, as for tossing in various children’s games.
any such game.
any similar bag used as a cushion or support, as the base for an ashtray, etc.
Also called beanbag chair. a large, soft, frameless chair resembling a beanbag, typically a clothlike plastic shell, filled with plastic chips, that molds itself readily to the contours of the occupant.
a small cloth bag filled with dried beans and thrown in games
Also called sag bag. a very large cushion loosely filled with foam rubber or polystyrene granules so that it moulds into a comfortable shape: used as an informal low seat
a large free-form pillow or cushion filled with bean-like material, like polystyrene; also written bean-bag chair , bean bag chair
- Beanbag gun
noun a gun that fires a fabric bag containing lead shot, designed to stun or knock the target to the ground
beanball noun A baseball pitch that hits or nearly hits the batter’s head and is sometimes used to intimidate the batter: Mr Bender places much reliance on the bean ball (1900+) Historical Examples Rick realized the professor had chosen an apt simile when he said beanball. The Pirates of Shan Harold Leland Goodwin
the edible nutritious seed of various plants of the legume family, especially of the genus Phaseolus. a plant producing such seeds. the pod of such a plant, especially when immature and eaten as a vegetable. any of various other beanlike seeds or plants, as the coffee bean. Slang. a person’s head. a coin or a […]
beaner noun A person of Hispanic background, esp a Chicano; bean, bean-eater: I was called a wetback, a beaner, a spic