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bag

1. any of various measures of quantity, such as a bag containing 1 hundredweight of coal
2. any pouch or sac forming part of the body of an animal, esp the udder of a cow
3. Hunting the quantity of quarry taken in a single hunting trip or by a single hunter

What does it mean when you dream about a bag?

Bags can carry connotations of secrecy, particularly sexual secrets (bags can symbolize wombs). Placing something in a bag or similar receptacle may represent something unpleasant we wish to avoid, so a bag dream could indicate the repression of awareness. Bags can also hold gifts and nourishment (grocery bags), and represent our hopes, wishes and plans. The key to determining which of these meanings apply is the emotional tenor of the dream. (See also Basket, Sack).

bag

[bag]
(engineering)
A flexible cover used in bag molding.
A container made of paper, plastic, or cloth without rigid walls to transport or store material.

bag, sack

A quantity of portland cement: 94 lb in the United States, 87.5 lb in Canada, 112 lb (50.8 kg) in the United Kingdom, and 50 kg in most countries using the metric system.
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POBOL Y CWM (S4C): AS the day of the AS exam results arrives, Eileen is a bag of nerves, but it doesn't seem that Sioned cares about the outcome at all.
CAGED BEAST: Etim The mil-mannered Muay Thai and Jui Jitsu specialist is one of the nicest but quietest men you would ever meet outside of the gym and stick a dictaphone under his nose and he's a bag of nerves.
PASCAL MENDY reckons Rangers will be a bag of nerves when they take on Kaunas in Lithuania on Tuesday.
But the brunette was a bag of nerves when she posed in black bra, knickers and stockings for February's Maxim magazine.
YOUR big day is just around the corner, you're a bag of nerves and you;ve chewed your nails to the quick worrying if everything will go to plan.
I'm not a bag of nerves but I just can't wait to get on with it.
BRUMMIE TV presenter Emma Willis admitted she was a bag of nerves after she was made to walk the plank at BBC Broadcasting House.
Scott, who plays Kenzie, was a bag of nerves in run-up to the performance.
Barney merely has to produce decent darts and he'll win every leg against a lady arrersmith who was a bag of nerves in her world final in which she averaged just 63.
But while some players are a bag of nerves when they take to a massive international stage, the former Newsome Panthers j u n i o r h a s admitted he felt no nerves whatsoever when he took to the field to f a c e t h e for midab l e Kangaroos for the biggest of Test debuts.
I'm scared of the police now - I'm like a bag of nerves.
EMMERDALE: Mark is a bag of nerves as he prepares to take Natasha to see the flat he bought.