brown-bag

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brown-bag

(broun′băg′)
tr.v. brown-bagged, brown-bag·ging, brown-bags
1. To take (lunch) to work, typically in a brown paper bag.
2. To take (liquor) into a public establishment, such as a restaurant, that does not serve alcohol.

brown′-bag′ger n.

brown′-bag′



v.t. -bagged, -bag•ging.
1. to bring (one's own liquor) to a restaurant, esp. one that has no liquor license.
2. to bring (one's lunch) to work usu. in a brown paper bag.
brown′-bag′ger, n.

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Past participle: brown-bagged
Gerund: brown-bagging

Imperative
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Present
I brown-bag
you brown-bag
he/she/it brown-bags
we brown-bag
you brown-bag
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Preterite
I brown-bagged
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we brown-bagged
you brown-bagged
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Present Continuous
I am brown-bagging
you are brown-bagging
he/she/it is brown-bagging
we are brown-bagging
you are brown-bagging
they are brown-bagging
Present Perfect
I have brown-bagged
you have brown-bagged
he/she/it has brown-bagged
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they have brown-bagged
Past Continuous
I was brown-bagging
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he/she/it was brown-bagging
we were brown-bagging
you were brown-bagging
they were brown-bagging
Past Perfect
I had brown-bagged
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he/she/it had brown-bagged
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you had brown-bagged
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Future
I will brown-bag
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Future Perfect
I will have brown-bagged
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Future Continuous
I will be brown-bagging
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been brown-bagging
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been brown-bagging
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been brown-bagging
you had been brown-bagging
he/she/it had been brown-bagging
we had been brown-bagging
you had been brown-bagging
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Conditional
I would brown-bag
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Past Conditional
I would have brown-bagged
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A related survey conducted by the Q & A Research for Smart Food Healthy Kids, a newsletter for parents about kids' nutrition and well-being, found that the most frequent main dish in a brown-bag lunch is a sandwich.