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satchel

[sach-uh l] /ˈsætʃ əl/
noun
1.
a small bag, sometimes with a shoulder strap.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English sachel < Old French < Latin saccellus, double diminutive of saccus sack1; see -elle
Related forms
satcheled, adjective
unsatcheled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for un satcheled

satchel

/ˈsætʃəl/
noun
1.
a rectangular bag, usually made of leather or cloth and provided with a shoulder strap, used for carrying books, esp school books
Derived Forms
satchelled, adjective
Word Origin
C14: from Old French sachel a little bag, from Late Latin saccellus, from Latin saccussack1
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Word Origin and History for un satcheled

satchel

n.

"small bag," mid-14c., from Old French sachel, from Late Latin saccellum "money bag, purse," diminutive of Latin sacculus, diminutive of saccus "bag" (see sack (n.1)).

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Slang definitions & phrases for un satcheled

satchel

noun
  1. The buttocks; rump; keister: a chance to rest my satchel
  2. satch
  3. A jazz musician who plays a horn
verb

To prearrange the outcome of a fight, race, etc; fix, rig: It was satcheled against him

[1940s+; verb sense fr in the bag]


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