What does grab bag mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grab bag(noun)

    an assortment of miscellaneous items

  2. grab bag(noun)

    a container from which a person draws a wrapped item at random without knowing the contents


  1. grab bag(Noun)

    a gift, purchase, etc. whose contents are concealed until after a selection is made

  2. grab bag(Noun)

    any random assortment, selection or possibility

  3. Origin: From grab + bag.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grab bag in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grab bag in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. The New York Times:

    Witlessly derivative, a grab-bag of generic work-life advice.

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