- bag [bag]n.[ME bagge < ON baggi]1. a nonrigid container made of fabric, paper, leather, etc., with an opening at the top that can be closed; sack or pouch2. a piece of hand luggage; suitcase3. a woman's handbag or purse4.a) a container for gameb) the amount of game caught or killed5. a bagful6. anything shaped like a bag7. any thing or part shaped or bulging like a bag [bags under the eyes, bags at trouser knees]8. an udder or similar pouchlike membrane or sac9. [pl.] [Brit. Informal] Brit. Informal trousers☆ 10. Slang one's special sphere of interest, milieu, talent, obsession, etc.☆ 11. [< BAGGAGE, sense 3a] Slang an unattractive woman12. Baseball a basevt.bagged, bagging1. to make bulge2. to enclose within a bag3. to seize; capture4. to kill in or as in hunting5. Slang to obtain or collect6. Slang to quit, forgo, or give up on [I bagged retail for a sales job]: also in the phrase bag it!vi.1. to swell like a full bag2. to hang loosely——————bag and baggage Informal1. with all one's possessions2. completely; entirely——————be left holding the bagInformal to be left to suffer the bad consequences or the blame——————in the bag☆ 1. Slang having its success assured; certain☆ 2. Slang drunk; intoxicated
English World dictionary. V. Neufeldt. 2014.