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barley sack

noun, Southwestern U.S. (chiefly California) .
a burlap bag.
Regional variation note
See gunnysack. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • And have I not called you brother and filled your barley-sack from time to time these many years?'

    Khaled, A Tale of Arabia F. Marion Crawford

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