What is another word for handbags?

Pronunciation: [hˈandbaɡz] (IPA)

Handbags are a popular accessory that come in many shapes, sizes and styles. Synonyms that are often used to refer to handbags include purses, clutches, totes, satchels, shoulder bags and backpacks. A purse is a small bag used to carry personal items. Clutches are similar to purses but are typically larger and often have a strap that can be tucked inside. Totes are larger bags with handles that can be carried over the shoulder. Satchels are typically medium sized, often with a flap over the top. Shoulder bags have a single strap that can be worn over the shoulder. Backpacks are hands-free bags that are carried on the back. Whatever the word used, handbags are a must-have accessory for many people.

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Usage examples for Handbags

A minute of this silent suspense, and the lady in the blue-gray cloak came in, followed by the two red-haired maids carrying such valued possessions as no hotel porter must be allowed to touch: little handbags, gold monogrammed; a long coat of blue Russian fox; silk-covered air cushions, and delicately bound books.
"The Heather-Moon"
C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
"It looks as if some hermit had been using it as a store-room," said her husband; for there were odds and ends of furniture and clothes and boxes and handbags scattered about the floor.
"April Hopes"
William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
When he enters the door he is bewildered by an array of women's scarfs and gloves and perfume bottles, handkerchiefs and parasols, handbags, petticoats, knick-knacks, and whatnot.
"The Book of Business Etiquette"
Nella Henney

Famous quotes with Handbags

  • I've been involved with sports my whole life, which made clothes and makeup and handbags not that important as a kid. I just didn't care.
    Jessica Biel
  • I definitely wanted to be an actor. I didn't want to be on TV, I didn't want to be famous, I didn't want to be anyone in particular; I just wanted to do it. I see young people now who look at magazines, or American Idol and their goal is to have that lifestyle - to have good handbags, or go out with cute guys from shows, or whatever. But I definitely wanted to be an actor.
    Lauren Graham
  • I think the Irish woman was freed from slavery by bingo. They can go out now, dressed up, with their handbags and have a drink and play bingo. And they deserve it.
    John B. Keane
  • I love hats, shoes, outfits, handbags, and ethnic jewelery.
  • They're economic refugees, they got on a boat, paid a people smuggler a lot of money, and somebody once said to me that we've got the world's biggest collection of Armani jeans and handbags up on Nauru waiting for people to collect it when they depart.
    Immigration Minister Peter Dutton

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