adjective see pocket-size

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  • pocket-sized — UK US (also pocket size) adjective [before noun] ► small enough to fit in your pocket: »a pocket sized dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • pocket-sized — also pocket size adj [usually before noun] BrE small enough to fit into your pocket or be carried easily ▪ pocket sized dictionaries …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pocket-sized — adjective 1. limited in size or scope a small business a newspaper with a modest circulation small scale plans a pocket size country • Syn: ↑minor, ↑modest, ↑small, ↑small …   Useful english dictionary

  • pocket-sized — pock·et sized (pŏkʹĭt sīzd ) or pock·et·size ( sīz ) adj. 1. Of a size suitable to be carried in a pocket: a pocket sized radio. 2. Small: “a pocket sized riot in the Lower House” (Terence Smith). * * * …   Universalium

  • pocket-sized — also pocket size ADJ: usu ADJ n (approval) If you describe something as pocket sized, you approve of it because it is small enough to fit in your pocket. ...a handy pocket sized reference book …   English dictionary

  • pocket-sized — poc|ket sized [ pakıt ,saızd ] adjective small enough to fit in your pocket: a pocket sized dictionary …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • pocket-sized — adjective a) small enough to fit into a pocket b) small scale, downsized …   Wiktionary

  • pocket sized — adj. very small; small enough to fit a pocket …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pocket-sized — UK [ˈpɒkɪt ˌsaɪzd] / US [ˈpɑkɪt ˌsaɪzd] adjective small enough to fit in your pocket …   English dictionary

  • Pocket Books — is a division of Simon Schuster that primarily publishes paperback books. Pocket produced the first mass market, pocket sized paperback books in America in early 1939 and revolutionized the publishing industry. The German Albatross Books had… …   Wikipedia

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