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feed bag

noun
1.
Also called nose bag. a bag for feeding horses, placed before the mouth and fastened around the head with straps.
Idioms
2.
put on the feed bag, Slang. to have a meal; eat:
When his friends put on the feed bag, they finish everything in sight.
Also, feedbag.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for feedbag

feedbag

/ˈfiːdˌbæɡ/
noun
1.
any bag in which feed for livestock is sacked
2.
(US & Canadian) a bag, fastened around the head of a horse and covering the nose, in which feed is placed Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) nosebag
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