Meaning of show bag in English:

show bag


  • A bag of goods, especially trade samples or publicity material, available at events such as annual shows.

    ‘Along with a crackerjack game of bowls, the afternoon will feature raffles, prizes and show bags.’
    • ‘There were interactive computer screens for children, as well as show bags full of safety information.’
    • ‘Children were particularly impressed by displays, an animal nursery and show bags.’
    • ‘In the twentieth century, the parade became a highlight and producers introduced complimentary sample bags, or show bags, of their goods.’
    • ‘Grab the show bag, the documents and the CDs then scatter them around your desk liberally when you get back.’