Definition of excess baggage noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


excess baggage

BrE BrE//ˌekses ˈbæɡɪdʒ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌekses ˈbæɡɪdʒ//
[uncountable] Plane travel
jump to other results
bags, cases, etc. taken on to a plane that weigh more than the amount each passenger is allowed to carry without paying extra (figurative) Trying to lose weight? Here are some suggestions to help you get rid of that excess baggage. See related entries: Plane travel
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: excess baggage