Pocket

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Definition

a pocket: a pouch, a bag, a sack, a compartment
noun
Some expressions with the word 'pocket':

pocket money small change, a small amount of money
Beware of pick-pockets on the metro! Take care of thieves on the metro!
The money for the medical bills will have to come out of your own pocket. You will have to pay the medical bills.
Pocket the money. Take, keep, guard the money.
The company has deep pockets. The company has a lot of money.

Examples

  • "Security guard : Have you got anything in your pockets?"
  • "The London Ducky managed to speak to one worker, Pedro Sanchez, despite his pocket having been crammed full of 50 dollar bills in order to keep his mouth shut."
  • "in my pocket."
  • "But when I checked my pockets, I didn't have enough to pay."
  • "My wallet is in my pants pocket."

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