Bags vs Suitcases - What's the difference?

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Bags is a related term of suitcases.

As nouns the difference between bags and suitcases

is that bags is while suitcases is .

As a verb bags

is (australia|new zealand) to reserve for oneself or bags can be (bag).



Etymology 1


Alternative forms

* baggs


  • (Australia, New Zealand) To reserve for oneself.
  • * 2006 , Jill Golden, Inventing Beatrice , page 81,
  • So you were thrilled, and we picked out the mare for Harriet, and you bagsed the black, and I had the chestnut, and we all rode away one day.
  • * 2007 , Debra Oswald. Getting Air , page 66,
  • Mum bagsed being the priestess who got to dangle Stone over the volcano by his ankles.
  • * 2008 , Kate Dellar-Evans, Best of Friends: The First Thirty Years of the Friendly Street Poets , page 13,
  • Battered armchairs and a sofa were bagsed first; they were more comfortable than the school chairs that could get hard.
  • * 2009 , J. Lodge, Black Mail , page 316,
  • ‘Hey, it?s my turn in the front,’ Kalista called as she realised her brother had bagsed the front seat.
    * (US) have dibs on

    Etymology 2

    From bag .


  • (uncountable) Eye circles.
  • Verb

  • (bag)
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