Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Purse"

The meaning of "Purse" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does The thief ditched the purse in an alley. mean?
A: Threw it away to distance himself from it.

“After taking all the valuables, the thief ditched the purse in an alley and ran away.”
Q: What does purse - seine mean?
A: There is no - between the words purse seine.

A purse seine is a large wall of netting deployed around an entire area or school of fish.

The seine has floats along the top line with a lead line threaded through rings along the bottom. Once a school of fish is located, a skiff encircles the school with the net. The lead line is then pulled in, "pursing" the net closed on the bottom, preventing fish from escaping by swimming downward.

The catch is harvested by either hauling the net aboard or bringing it alongside the vessel.

To see a photo of what a purse seine net looks like, click on this link:
http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/interactions/gear/purseseine.htm
Q: What does purse mean?
A: Los bolsos que usan las mujeres. :)
Q: What does purse mean?
A: حقيبة
Q: What does Being polite is how you get your purse stolen or your “purse stolen.” mean?
A: She is saying that if you are too polite then you may be an easy target for a pick-pocket or mugger. Your purse is where a woman may keep her money

Example sentences using "Purse"

Q: Please show me example sentences with purse.
A: thank you!
Q: Please show me example sentences with purse.
A: “that man stole my purse.” "institutions are funded from the same general purse" "a fight for which his purse was $20,000"

Synonyms of "Purse" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between purse and bag ?
A: the difference is mostly in the size: purses are small bags. the one in the pic is a purse
Q: What is the difference between purse and wallet ?
A: Haha yea that one got me confused too at first. But a purse is a bag women carry with all their personal stuff in it ( handbag) and a wallet is the thing that holds your credit cards and money
Q: What is the difference between purse and wallet ?
A: Purse is what women usually carry and it's often larger than a wallet. Wallets, on the other hand, is what men usually carry
Q: What is the difference between purse and bag ?
A: A purse is more like what girls use and a bag is basically any type of bag.
Q: What is the difference between purse and wallet and bag ?
A: A Purse is a fashionable bag that mostly women carry around. A wallet is a small pouch(?) that holds your money, credit cards, etc. A bag could be a grocery bag, a sports bag, a school bag. It's mostly a general term. Hope I helped and made sense ☺️

Translations of "Purse"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Not only (she has lost / has she lost) her purse, she has lost her documents, too.

Which one is the best?
A: "has she lost" is correct
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? what does 'purse' mean?
A: “Purse” is another word for a women’s bag.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? mere purse ki chain nikal gayi
A: the chain on my purse got damaged
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? purse
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Purse"

Q: How can I express being taken my purse(full of money) on the road?
A: My bag was stolen or my purse was stolen
Q: She was robbed of her purse does this sound natural?
A: she was robbed.
her purse was robbed .
these sentences are correct
Q: She was robbed of her purse does this sound natural?
A: i think a beeter way to say this is "someone stole her purse" but the way you said it made it seem past tense so i suppose either way is good
Q: I saw purse yesterday.
While I was looking around the shop, I told to my friend
" I think blue one is sold out" does this sound natural?
A: "I saw a purse yesterday."
"I told my friend"
"I think the blue one..."
Q: I heard the purse is for women's one and the wallet is for men. Does it correct? And is there any other term?
A: Actually wallet is the one used by both gender, for credit cards, money and such. Purse is the slightly bigger one that girls usually carry around, you can put make-up products and other things inside. This is a picture of a purse

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