grab bag

/ˌgræb ˈbæg/

Other forms: grab bags

Definitions of grab bag
  1. noun
    an assortment of miscellaneous items
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    type of:
    assortment, medley, miscellanea, miscellany, mixed bag, mixture, motley, potpourri, salmagundi, smorgasbord, variety
    a collection containing a variety of sorts of things
  2. noun
    a container from which a person draws a wrapped item at random without knowing the contents
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    type of:
    any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)
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