bags on (something)

slang The right to possess or take something, or the rights to have first choice of something; dibs on (something). "Bags" are usually claimed verbally. Primarily heard in UK. I call bags on the front seat! Hey, I had bags on being first in line!
See also: bag, on
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bags (I)...

(British English) (American English ˈdibs on...) (informal) used especially by children for claiming the right to have or do something before anyone else: Bags I sit in the front seat!
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