grab bag definition

  • noun:
    • A container filled with articles, such as for example celebration gift suggestions, become drawn unseen.
    • Slang A miscellaneous collection: The meeting evolved into a grab case of petty complaints.
    • a present, buy, etc. whoever items are hidden until after a variety is created
    • any arbitrary assortment, choice or chance
    • at fairs, a bag or box holding tiny articles that are to be attracted, without getting seen, on repayment of a small amount.
    • A bag containing articles to be acquired by thrusting the hand within and seizing one, the privilege of accomplishing so being previously bought, a standard money-getting device at non-profit fairs; figuratively, any unscrupulous device for gain or spoils, into that your part of uncertainty enters.
    • a container from which you attracts a wrapped item randomly with no knowledge of the items
    • a variety of various things

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