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1. tv. to capture and arrest someone. (see also bagged. Underworld.) They bagged the robber with the loot still on him.
2. n. an ugly woman. (Rude and derogatory.) Tell the old bag to mind her own business.
3. n. one’s preference; something suited to one’s preference. That kind of stuff is so not my bag!
4. tv. to obtain something. I’ll try to bag a couple of tickets for you.
5. n. a container of drugs. (Drugs. Not necessarily a real bag.) Two bags of H. for two dimes?
6. in. to die. The guy was coughing so hard that I thought he was going to bag right there.
7. tv. to apply a respirator to someone. (Medical. The respirator has a bag attached to hold air.) Quick, bag him before he boxes.
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The manufacturers of the plastic bags oppose the ban on plastic bags, arguing that employment of thousands of persons depends upon such cottage industries which manufacture polyethylene bags.
Many shops do not seem to have received the notice of the ban, and instead are having their customers buy a bag for each purchase, nullifying the intended purpose of the bag ban.
Manufacturing a plastic bag results in fewer emissions than substitutes like paper, trash, or cloth bags.
Although a discarded plastic bag blowing in the breeze or caught on a hedge is hardly an unusual sight, plastic bags actually make up a tiny proportion of total litter.
BaE- further noted that the bag transition is planned to begin with the limitation of plastic bag usage.
No choice and every item put in its own plastic bag.
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) welcomed the agency's "acknowledgement" that lightweight plastic bags have the lowest carbon footprint of any carrier bag.
Made from soft chocolate brown leather, this is a bag to impress with.
Sainsbury's has removed plastic bags from its checkouts in order to encourage customers to reuse existing bags.
Asda is planning to start a bag-on-request system from June, removing all single-use carriers from its checkouts and putting the onus on customers to ask for a bag if they really need one.
She adds: "I went out recently with a Gucci Indy bag worth pounds 1,300 which I would never have bought myself - it's the price of a holiday - but it was amazing how people were opening doors for me, they were nice to me and I thought, this is because of the bag.
The bag is designed to easily store the JSLIST coat.
One large film and bag maker says a customer recently specified for the first time a minimum CaCO3 content in a contract--though it was a modest 6% loading.
For instance, the online description of the 4 Million Dollar Home, a good-sized bag for an SLR or DSLR, is: "This is, hmmm, oh my, oh my, what a lovely home.