Satchel vs Necessaries - What's the difference?

satchel | necessaries |


As nouns the difference between satchel and necessaries

is that satchel is a bag or case with one or two shoulder straps, especially used to carry books etc while necessaries is necessary or indispensable items.

satchel

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A bag or case with one or two shoulder straps, especially used to carry books etc.
  • * "Come, now, take yourselves off, like good boys and girls," he said; and the whole assemblage, dark and light, disappeared through a door into a large verandah, followed by Eva, who carried a large satchel , which she had been filling with apples, nuts, candy, ribbons, laces, and toys of every description, during her whole homeward journey.
  • Derived terms

    * besatcheled (rare)

    Anagrams

    * (l), , (l), (l)

    necessaries

    English

    Noun

    (en-plural noun)
  • Necessary or indispensable items.
  • * 1908 ,
  • Mechanically he returned home, gathered together a few small necessaries and special treasures he was fond of, and put them in a satchel; acting with slow deliberation, moving about the room like a sleep-walker; listening ever with parted lips.

    Synonyms

    * essentials English nouns