AskDefine | Define nosebag

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nosebag n : a canvas bag that is used to feed an animal (such as a horse); covers the muzzle and fastens at the top of the head [syn: feedbag]

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nose + bag

Noun

  1. A bag in which feed for a horse, ox, or the like, may be fastened under the nose by a string passing over the head.
  2. Food.

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