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shoulder strap

noun
1.
a strap worn over the shoulder, as to support a garment.
Origin
1680-1690
1680-90
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Examples from the web for shoulder strap
  • Try a woven cloth bag with a shoulder strap, sort of ethnic, hippy style.
  • If you have a lot more stuff, you get a duffle back or trendy briefcase with a shoulder strap.
  • Look for a padded shoulder strap if you opt for a bag without wheels.
  • Bundled nylon carrying case features a shoulder strap that can also be attached directly to bike.
  • She's wearing a silver lame dress held up by one shoulder strap.
  • Carrying options include handle, padded shoulder strap, or rear strap to slide over luggage handle.
  • Carrying options include thick shoulder strap or handle.
  • Carrying options include thick shoulder strap and secure belt strap connection.
  • The bag features an interior zip pocket as well as leather handles and a shoulder strap.
  • The split shoulder strap slides over the carry handle when not in use.
British Dictionary definitions for shoulder strap

shoulder strap

noun
1.
a strap over one or both of the shoulders, as to hold up a garment or to support a bag, etc
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