Definition of 'bag'
Example sentences containing 'bag'
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The points were already in the bag. The Sun (2016)You can see a bag hanging from the bottom. The Sun (2016)Put an ice cube in a plastic bag and hold it over the gum. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Stir in the chopped ginger and spoon into a large piping bag fitted with a plain nozzle. The Sun (2016)Simply shake the ingredients in the bag before putting it in the oven. The Sun (2016)The idea that people with bags are a nuisance in places where you should expect bags is crazy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)After the first month of the season it certainly looked like being the case as he bagged four goals. The Sun (2016)One in three sharers said their biggest grievances were about paying for things such as bin bags and washing up liquid. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We may have enough in the bag already to qualify. The Sun (2014)It could have been so much easier if they had bagged that third goal. The Sun (2014)You have plasma bags hanging from coat hangers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We dropped our bags at our hotel and headed down to the river. WALKING THE BIBLE (2001)The plastic bottles were bagged and properly disposed of. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The container can be increased with a larger fluid bag that is strapped to the thigh. The Sun (2016)The winner is the person who bags the most in four hours. The Sun (2011)That is enough for golf bags and luggage cases. The Sun (2011)When the official opened the bag he said something under his breath and called another man over. Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)He used to help my girlfriend with carrying the shopping bags and he would stroke our cat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We slept in sleeping bags on the floor. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)You should have one bag for charity items and another for recycling. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Only a very small proportion is caused by bags. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Some hopefuls burst into tears as they were told to pack their bags. The Sun (2012) Bin bags are seen but not checked. The Sun (2013)They packed a bag and have already left for good. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He became the first substitute to bag three goals in a finals game. The Sun (2014)The student got the idea when she saw people put bags on their feet to stop them getting wet. The Sun (2009)What she offers for six lucky passengers is simple comfort, sumptuous meals and bags of character. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There is no scientific evidence to support the claim that 100,000 marine mammals have been killed by plastic bags. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Vanilla pods must be kept in a sealed bag or container - or in the sugar jar to make vanilla sugar. Food Watch (1994)
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