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verb [intransitive] American informal brown-bag pronunciation in American English
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present tense
I/you/we/theybrown-bag
he/she/itbrown-bags
present participlebrown-bagging
past tensebrown-bagged
past participlebrown-bagged
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    to bring your lunch with you to work or school, usually in a brown paper bag
    brown-bag it: I usually eat in the cafeteria but I’m brown-bagging it today.

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brown-bagger

noun [countable]
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singularbrown-bagger
pluralbrown-baggers

brown-bagging

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