Sometimes represents vagina, female sexuality. More often, as in example, depicts the dreamer’s identity. Our sense of identity is often dependent largely on social contacts and recognition. The bag, with all one’s personal belongings and money, represents this social ability to get places and cope. Occasionally: Loss of child bearing function. Idioms: Bag and baggage; in the bag; pack one’s bag. See: Example in clothes; luggage; knapsack.