fanny pack

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From fanny ‎(the backside) + pack.

NounEdit

fanny pack ‎(plural fanny packs)

  1. (Canada, US) A small fabric pouch secured with a zipper and worn at the waist by a strap around the hips.
    She wears her fanny pack every day on her morning jog around Central Park.

Usage notesEdit

While fanny is acceptable in Canada and the US, the term can be offensive in other countries.

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ReferencesEdit

  • “fanny pack” in the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.
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