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strap on the (old) nosebag

slang To begin eating; to have a meal. A nosebag is another word for a feed bag, the bag tied under a horse's mouth that allows it to feed. I can't wait to get to grandma's and strap on the old nosebag. She always cooks the tastiest food! What do you say we strap on the nosebag before we head out?
See also: nosebag, on, strap

tie on the (old) nosebag

slang To begin eating; to have a meal. A nosebag is another word for a feed bag, the bag tied under a horse's mouth that allows it to feed. I can't wait to get to grandma's and tie on the old nosebag. She always cooks the tastiest food! What do you say we tie on the nosebag before we head out?
See also: nosebag, on, tie

put on the (old) nosebag

slang To begin eating; to have a meal. A nosebag is another word for a feed bag, the bag tied under a horse's mouth that allows it to feed. I can't wait to get to grandma's and put on the old nosebag. She always cooks the tastiest food! What do you say we put on the nosebag before we head out?
See also: nosebag, on, put

put on the feedbag

and put on the nosebag and tie on the nosebag
tv. to prepare to eat; to eat a meal. (Refers to a bag of feed tied under a horse’s mouth.) I’m starved. Must be time to put on the feedbag. Let’s go to Mickey D’s and tie on the feedbag.
See also: feedbag, on, put

put on the nosebag

verb
See also: nosebag, on, put

tie on the nosebag

verb
See also: nosebag, on, tie
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"I bet she'd lend me a nosebag for Louis," I mumble as she wanders off.
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Alan Simpson: "We've only ourselves to blame We've become a mini America - eating for eating's sake, no proper meal times, eating on the hoof, while out shopping, and some of us wearing a horse's nosebag, going through a week's groceries while watching the latest blockbuster at the local flea pit."
Manic Italian Gino D'Acampo and shrieking co-host Melanie Sykes noisily knocking up nosebag "live in your living rooms".
If the pony had been allowed to purchase a foal fare, once on board, it wouldn't have been playing its iPod too loud, dumping its nosebag on the seat next door to pretend it is occupied or braying: "I'M ON THE TRAIN!" into its mobile.
The paddock enclosure has restaurants, bars, snack trailers and hospitality suites: we passed up the chance of champagne and oysters and had baps and a pie from The Nosebag, which were tasty if a touch modestly-sized.
Top-notch nosebag. We will be back without a doubt.
It's perfect if you fancy kicking back, forgetting your woes and settling down to some seriously nice nosebag at lunchtimes, dinner or even for a snack.
You're so ugly you could make a horse back away from a nosebag.
I've occasionally gone out with the two of them for some nosebag on England tours and they are an endearing double act.
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But when the Bears' notcher headed off to eat, one lunchtime during the promotion-clinching win over Essex at Chelmsford, he revealed that restrictions do apply to his nosebag.
So Justin, like every failed or yo-yoing dieter I know, thought to hell with it and the difficulty or trying to be good and nose-dived into a nosebag of breakfasts.
Good overall but still scope for improvement, considering allegations of warm beer, tea in a paper cup overpriced at pounds 1.50 and few seating opportunities in the Nosebag.
Then there's always the Heathcotes options, the well-known catering group running the Mer Seafood Bar, the Wynnstay Restaurant and the Nosebag hot snack bar for eating on the hoof.