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carpetbag (not comparable)
- having the characteristics of carpetbaggers
- carpetbag travels
carpetbag (plural carpetbags)
- A traveling bag made from scraps of carpet and used primarily in the United States in the 19th century.
a type of bag
- To come to a place or organisation with which one has no previous connection with the sole or primary aim of personal gain, especially political or financial gain.