In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(for travel) bolso de viaje masculine(for travel) bolsa de viaje feminine Spain(for travel) bolsón masculine River Plate(for sports gear) bolsa (de deportes) feminine
- He had a local accent and was carrying a holdall.
- No bags, rucksacks, backpacks or holdalls more than eight inches square.
- If you are well under the luggage allowance on the outward bound trip, that allows you to bring back plenty of goodies in your spare holdall which should be of a light nylon type that will squash down.
- She told Mr Clarke that everything inside the blue holdall belonged to her.
- I sat with my holdall on my lap.
- The four staff members gave different descriptions of the robbers, their clothes and holdalls allegedly used to remove the paintings.
- Although the museum asks that bags be left at the entrance, they walk through its artefact-filled rooms carrying large holdalls.
- ‘The smaller one, the one with the shotgun, returned to the exhibition room carrying two holdalls over his shoulder,’ said Mr Fisher.
- He has a snake tattoo on his right forearm and was last seen wearing blue or black jeans, black trainers and grey jacket and carrying a red holdall with the word TRAVEL on it.
- I had a small holdall with clean clothes and some books, and my computer holder.
- As this tends to involve an overnight stay I put everything in a holdall and I try and keep it to the minimum as I hate having to check stuff in.
- Stuart believes that the stolen items, which were in a blue holdall, may have been dumped somewhere by whoever stole them.
- I've lost count of the number of tube travellers I've seen laden with both tiny handbag and big rucksack, or huge holdall and little shoulder bag.
- He was last seen wearing blue or black jeans, black trainers, a grey jacket and was carrying a red holdall with the word ‘Travel’ on it.
- Instead, criminals are still using the traditional method of carrying the cash in holdalls.
- Both men carried holdalls and forced the staff members into the vault of the bank, where they stole a large quantity of cash and other items.
- The men were wearing shirts and ties and were about 5ft 10 in and carried two bags, a holdall and a laptop bag, which were used to steal the equipment.
- Detectives who searched his home found a holdall, items snatched from the post office, a police scanner and his bingo membership card.
- From the periphery of his vision he noted that Ben had shoved most of his belongings into a holdall he was taking with him.
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