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ˈbæg ɪdʒbag·gage

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word baggage.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. baggage, luggage(noun)

    cases used to carry belongings when traveling

  2. baggage(noun)

    a worthless or immoral woman

  3. baggage(noun)

    the portable equipment and supplies of an army

Wiktionary

  1. baggage(Noun)

    Luggage; traveling equipment

    Please put your baggage in the trunk.

  2. baggage(Noun)

    Factors that restrict a person's freedom, often in an intellectual or psychological way

    He's got a lot of emotional baggage.

  3. baggage(Noun)

    A woman

  4. baggage(Noun)

    An army's portable equipment; its baggage train.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baggage(noun)

    the clothes, tents, utensils, and provisions of an army

  2. Baggage(noun)

    the trunks, valises, satchels, etc., which a traveler carries with him on a journey; luggage

  3. Baggage(noun)

    purulent matter

  4. Baggage(noun)

    trashy talk

  5. Baggage(noun)

    a man of bad character

  6. Baggage(noun)

    a woman of loose morals; a prostitute

  7. Baggage(noun)

    a romping, saucy girl

Freebase

  1. Baggage

    Baggage is any number of bags, cases and containers which hold a traveller's articles during transit. Luggage is more or less the same concept as "baggage", but is normally used in relation to the personal baggage of a specific person or persons. The modern traveller can be expected to have packages containing clothing, toiletries, small possessions, trip necessities, and on the return-trip, souvenirs. For some, luggage and the style thereof is representative of the owner's wealth. Baggage, or baggage train, can also refer to the train of people and goods, both military and of a personal nature, which commonly followed pre-modern armies on campaign.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Baggage

    bag′āj, n. the tents, provisions, and other necessaries of an army: (U.S.) traveller's luggage; a worthless woman: a saucy woman. [O. Fr. bagagebaguer, to bind up, from which we may infer all the meanings, without reference to Fr. bagasse, It. bagáscia, a strumpet.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. baggage

    The necessaries, utensils, and apparel of troops.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. baggage

    The clothes, tents, utensils of divers sorts, and provisions, etc., belonging to an army, or part of an army.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Baggage

    A term often applied to a woman, because the wives of soldiers taken on foreign service go with the stores and baggage generally. In the United States this word is an equivalent for the English “Luggage.”

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of baggage in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of baggage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of baggage in a Sentence

  1. Bill Begley:

    It is a non-specific threat, we worked with the airline and with TSA to pull the passengers and baggage off the plane and re-screen them.

  2. Jean Pardee:

    There are two kinds of groups, there are those who are concerned that Hillary's baggage will keep her from winning. There is another group who likes the blunt, outspoken answers that Bernie Sanders gives.

  3. New York Sen. Chuck Schumer:

    This new proposal will not only put a dent in family's wallets but will also hurt business travelers because the proposed policy also prevents the use of roller bags, enough already! We pay extra for checked baggage, leg room, head phones, pillows and even peanuts. The airlines are making record profits and don't need to add this further burden on the backs of travelers.

  4. Tim Draper:

    To create three states from a standing start, you'll get all the benefits of knowing all the things that worked in the past, and all the things that could work in the future and you get to eliminate all the baggage you got in the state, when Tim Draper get together and Tim Draper start something fresh, Tim Draper have a new way to look at it and create better things.

  5. Debra Aho Williamson:

    People are used to seeing beautiful brand imagery in their feeds, now they will see some direct response ads and we all know the baggage that comes with that.

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