English version

body bag

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Military, Death
body bagˈbody bag noun [countable]  PMMXa large bag in which a dead body is removed
Examples from the Corpus
body bagOur greatest fear is that one of our children will end up in a body bag.I could make the huge, heavy body bag creak on its chains and complain to my blows.He controlled the huge body bag as if it were a speed bag.We had the run of the weight room, the good leather body bag.Only two dimensions of cost seem to have received any systematic consideration early on - body bag numbers, and money.The lobby seats resembled our body bag and were filled by small men who did not move.At the Y, I would pretend he was the body bag.
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