from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A woman's purse that is strapless and carried in the hand.

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  • n. A small handbag without a shoulder strap, designed to be held in the hand.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a woman's strapless purse that is carried in the hand


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