- (n.) A sack or pouch, used for holding anything; as, a bag of meal or of money.
- (n.) A sac, or dependent gland, in animal bodies, containing some fluid or other substance; as, the bag of poison in the mouth of some serpents; the bag of a cow.
- (n.) A sort of silken purse formerly tied about men's hair behind, by way of ornament.
- (n.) The quantity of game bagged.
- (n.) A certain quantity of a commodity, such as it is customary to carry to market in a sack; as, a bag of pepper or hops; a bag of coffee.
- (v. t.) To put into a bag; as, to bag hops.
- (v. t.) To seize, capture, or entrap; as, to bag an army; to bag game.
- (v. t.) To furnish or load with a bag or with a well filled bag.
- (v. i.) To swell or hang down like a full bag; as, the skin bags from containing morbid matter.
- (v. i.) To swell with arrogance.
- (v. i.) To become pregnant.
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Definition of: GAB
- (n.) The hook on the end of an eccentric rod opposite the strap. See. Illust. of Eccentric.
- (v. i.) The mouth; hence, idle prate; chatter; unmeaning talk; loquaciousness.
- (v. i.) To deceive; to lie.
- (v. i.) To talk idly; to prate; to chatter.