What does the word valise mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A traveling- bag.

Usage examples for valise

  1. With these words she descended to the road, valise in hand, buckled it to the saddle, and mounted the horse. – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  2. He had learned from Eliza- whose mouth was shut so tight to the other servants that she went among them almost like a dumb woman- that on the day of his making the announcement concerning her husband to Christine, a messenger had brought Dallas a note, after reading which he had hurriedly put a few things into a valise and left the house. – A Beautiful Alien by Julia Magruder