Bag"gage (?), n. [F. bagage, from OF. bague bungle. In senses 6 and 7 cf. F. bagasse a prostitute. See Bag, n.]
The clothes, tents, utensils, and provisions of an army.
⇒ "The term itself is made to apply chiefly to articles of clothing and to small personal effects."
The trunks, valises, satchels, etc., which a traveler carries with him on a journey; luggage.
The baronet's baggage on the roof of the coach.
We saw our baggage following below.
⇒ The English usually call this luggage.
A man of bad character.
A woman of loose morals; a prostitute.
A disreputable, daring, laughing, painted French baggage.
A romping, saucy girl.
© Webster 1913.