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n. - A bag carried by a strap on your back or shoulder.

Usage examples (36)
  • In the haversack is a pannikin with a hinged handle that may be used as a saucepan.
  • All the food he had left in his haversack was a cup of cornmeal, so he drew together sticks to make a fire for cooking mush.
  • All I had in my haversack was a single hard biscuit, after munching which I lay down upon the ground and fell instantly asleep.
  • The explosive was kept in a blue and red "haversack", he said. for more
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