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Meaning of "bag lady" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BAG LADY

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BAG LADY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bag lady is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BAG LADY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of bag lady in the English dictionary

The definition of bag lady in the dictionary is a woman who is homeless and wanders city streets with all her possessions in shopping bags Also called : shopping bag lady.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BAG LADY

bag
bag and baggage
bag moth
bag snatcher
bag-snatching
Baganda
bagarre
bagasse
bagassosis
bagatelle
Bagdad
Bagehot
bagel
bagful
baggage
baggage car
baggage check
baggage checkroom
baggage hall
baggage handler

WORDS THAT END LIKE BAG LADY

bearded lady
cleaning lady
dinner lady
find the lady
first lady
lady
leading lady
lollipop lady
maiden lady
malady
milady
my lady
naked lady
old lady
painted lady
pink lady
shopping bag lady
tea lady
white lady
young lady

Synonyms and antonyms of bag lady in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bag lady» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BAG LADY

Find out the translation of bag lady to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bag lady from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bag lady» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

包小姐
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bolso de la señora
570 millions of speakers

English

bag lady
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बैग महिला
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

حقيبة سيدة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мешок леди
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

saco da senhora
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ব্যাগ ভদ্রমহিলা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sac dame
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Beg wanita
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

bag lady
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

女性のホームレス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

가방 숙녀
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tas wanita
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

túi phụ nữ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பையில் லேடி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पिशवी महिला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Çanta bayan
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sacchetto della signora
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bag lady
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мішок леді
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sac doamnă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κυρία τσάντα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sak lady
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

påse dam
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bag lady
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bag lady

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BAG LADY»

The term «bag lady» is regularly used and occupies the 63.771 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BAG LADY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bag lady

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BAG LADY»

Discover the use of bag lady in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bag lady and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Bag Lady Papers: The Priceless Experience of Losing It All
Alexandra Penney's revealing, spirited, and ultimately redemptive true story shows us how. Throughout her life, Alexandra Penney's worst fear was of becoming a bag lady.
Alexandra Penney, 2010
2
Bag Lady
Weighed down since birth by her emotional baggage, Faith Donnovan's story reads like a litany of misfortune.
Althea Pascascio, 2006
3
A Bag Lady in the Throne Room of God: Unburdening Your Soul ...
What do a bag lady, a herd of buffalo, a mother of two, a horse, and a dog have in common? They are all part of Stacey Brown's real-life experience as described in her book, a Bag Lady in the Throne Room of God.
Stacey Brown, 2011
4
Mr Christian and the Bag Lady: an Anthology of Prize-Winning ...
Fifteen prize-winning short stories are contributed by Roger Vickery, Fiona Price, Elaine Fell, Peter Job, Michael Hunt, Margaret Harrison, Robyn Hukin, Trisha Dunning, Mark Hodgetts, Kurt von Trojan, Jim Kent, John Ryan, Peter Appleton, ...
John Howard Reid, 2008
5
The Bag Lady: Let it Go and Let God!!
Bag Lady" I am your salvation; trust in me and do not be afraid. I am your strength and your song. (Isaiah 12:2)
Yolanda E. Bonner, 2011
6
The Bag Lady
This book also teaches that looking for love in the wrong places and then trying to get revenge can lead to destruction.
Lavern O. Staten, 2014
7
The Bag Lady War
In an attempt to ensure their safety, three widows devise a plan not only to make the streets safer, but to perhaps guarantee them free room and board for life.
Carol Leonard SeCoy, 2010
8
Orphan Girl: The Memoir of a Chicago Bag Lady
Marie James, a 69-year-old bag lady, and a frequent guest at an inner-city mission in Chicago, sat with Jane Hertenstein through the summer of 1995 and recorded this shocking and moving story of life filled with sorrow, loss, mental ...
Marie James, Jane Hertenstein, 1998
9
Baby (and the Bag Lady)
Gladys, the local bag lady, finds herself relishing living in a cabin, no longer a member of the tent city housing the homeless.
Vedah Sipe-Casella, 2011
10
Mary (And the Bag Lady)
After the death of her husband Mary seeks a new life which she finds with help from a bag lady.
Vedah Sipe-Casella, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BAG LADY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bag lady is used in the context of the following news items.
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The Skriker, Royal Exchange Manchester, review: Maxine Peake is …
Her demonic creation turns from an aggressive old bag lady to a sleek American cocktail lizard to a pleading manipulative infant to a bronchitic ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
2
Special to the Daily News
... D'Angelo “Voodoo” and the new Spotify Sessions, Erykah Badu “Bag Lady” (album version) and “Next Lifetime,” Harry Belafonte “Jamaican ... «The Northwest Florida Daily News, Jul 15»
3
'Vera' Review: Not Your Usual British Detective
... which the series is based, Vera Stanhope ( Brenda Blethyn)—who looks more like a rural bag lady than the shrewd detective chief inspector, ... «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»
4
Legal Challenge: Always check the contents of bags
The client could be described loosely as a 'bag lady'. She was in a dishevelled state and she had a large plastic bag full of documents. «Oxford Mail, Jul 15»
5
Forward planning with big clothes and tight haircuts
... forced to exit the front door with trousers pulled up higher than their waist like Simon Cowell and jumpers hanging off them like a bag lady's. «Connacht Tribune Group, Jul 15»
6
Olympia Campbell: I rock the bag lady look
Olympia Campbell thinks guys who are into “the bag lady look” probably find her sexy. The British star has walked for the likes of Chanel and ... «Sunday World, Jun 15»
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Erykah Badu Salle Wilfred Pelletier, Montreal QC, June 29
The classics kept coming: "Bag Lady," "Cleva" and "Window Seat," all animated by low-key but very effective and diverse visual projections, ... «Exclaim!, Jun 15»
8
VP Binay claims no traces of corruption in housing projects
Payments in cash were through his favorite bag lady and those in kind were usually in the form of a building unit or even an entire floor. «GMA News, Jun 15»
9
BET Experience 2015: NWA reunion, Lauryn Hill among final thrills
She moved through her own cuts, including “On & On,” “Bag Lady” and the Dilla-produced gem “Didn't Cha Kno?,” sang background vocals ... «Los Angeles Times, Jun 15»
10
Paula Deen is special guest at SASS grand opening
... restaurant to the community it was also a fundraiser for the Easter Seals Vocational Program and Paula Deen's The Bag Lady Foundation. «Tallahassee.com, Jun 15»

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