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noun [uncountable] baggage pronunciation in British English /ˈbæɡɪdʒ/
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singularbaggage
pluralbaggages
  1. 1
    mainly American the suitcases, bags etc in which you carry your possessions when you travel. The usual British word is luggage.
  2. 2
    informal problems that someone’s past experiences might cause in new situations

    emotional baggage

    See also bag1

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