duffel

[duhf-uhl]
noun
1.
a camper's clothing and equipment.
2.
a coarse woolen cloth having a thick nap, used for coats, blankets, etc.
Also, duffle.


Origin:
1640–50; after Duffel, a town near Antwerp

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duffel or duffle (ˈdʌfəl)
 
n
1.  a heavy woollen cloth with a thick nap
2.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) equipment or supplies, esp those of a camper
 
[C17: after Duffel, Belgian town]
 
duffle or duffle
 
n
 
[C17: after Duffel, Belgian town]

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duffel
see duffle.
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Example sentences
Hundreds of these people dumped big huge duffel bags full of cash into that
  head office.
He insisted that he could account for every odd tote bag, duffel and valise.
Duffel, an online tool and mobile app, allows users to gather all their trip
  planning research in one user-friendly space.
Tuck-away shoulder straps make this duffel into a backpack on the fly.
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