luggage luggage  /ˈlə ɡədʒ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) cases used to carry belongings when traveling

Usage(s):

  1. It all started in 2006 when Ryanair introduced fees for each checked-in piece of luggage.
  2. So rather than wait in line at the lost-luggage counter, I took a phone number to call in the report later.
  3. The first six months of 2006 were rough on checked luggage, with reports of lost, damaged, delayed or pilfered bags up 37% over the first half of 2003.

News

  1. Track your 'smart' luggage via GPS

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. - There are a lot of aspects of flying that can be frustrating, and for most travelers, lost luggage is at the top of that list.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: 9 News Denver

  2. Man with grenade in his luggage stopped at Greater Rochester Int'l Airport

    A security concern at the Greater Rochester International Airport Wednesday after TSA officials stopped a man when a grenade was found in his luggage...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: News 10 NBC Rochester

  3. No more lost luggage? Track it during travel

    There are a lot of aspects of flying that can be frustrating, and for most travelers, lost luggage is at the top of that list.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KSDK St. Louis

Quotes

  1. "I guess if I was 25 and in perfect shape it wouldn't be that big of a deal. But I'm not either one of those," the 41-year-old Toms said. "It's just something I have to be smart about -- picking up luggage, kids, not sleeping in a bad...
    on May 1, 2008 By: David Toms Source: ESPN

  2. "He had it everywhere, all day, every day," Zellweger said. "There's a scene that's not in the film where he carries my luggage out of the diner, the cafe, and he had to figure out a way to open the door, grab the suitcases, close the door,...
    on Sep 17, 2008 By: Renee Zellweger Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. Campbell said in the interview that she "took it too far" but added: "As for British Airways, I don't apologise. I just think they're disgusting because there are people still waiting for their luggage. I have travelled with them for many...
    on Jun 21, 2008 By: Naomi Campbell Source: News24

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