from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The trunks, bags, parcels, and suitcases in which one carries one's belongings while traveling; luggage.
- n. The movable equipment and supplies of an army.
- n. Superfluous or burdensome practices, regulations, ideas, or traits.
- n. A woman prostitute.
- n. An impudent girl or woman.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Luggage; traveling equipment
- n. Factors that restrict a person's freedom, often in an intellectual or psychological way
- n. A woman
- n. An army's portable equipment; its baggage train.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The clothes, tents, utensils, and provisions of an army.
- n. The trunks, valises, satchels, etc., which a traveler carries with him on a journey; luggage.
- n. Purulent matter.
- n. Trashy talk.
- n. A man of bad character.
- n. A woman of loose morals; a prostitute.
- n. A romping, saucy girl.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The bags, trunks, valises, satchels, packages, etc., and their contents, which a traveler requires or takes with him on a journey: now usually called luggage in Great Britain.
- n. Specifically The portable equipment, including the tents, clothing, utensils, and other necessaries, of an army or other moving body of men; impedimenta.
- n. Trash; rubbish; refuse.
- Trashy; rubbishy; refuse; worthless.
- n. A worthless person, especially a worthless woman; a strumpet.
- n. A playful, saucy young woman: a flirt: usually in conjunction with such qualifying words as cunning, sly, saucy, etc.
- Worthless; vile: said of persons: as, a baggage fellow.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the portable equipment and supplies of an army
- n. cases used to carry belongings when traveling
- n. a worthless or immoral woman
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