patch pocket
noun Date: 1895 a flat pocket applied to the outside of a garment

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • patch pocket — n. a pocket made by sewing a patch of shaped material to the outside of a garment …   English World dictionary

  • patch pocket — noun count a square pocket that is sewn onto a piece of clothing …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • patch pocket — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms patch pocket : singular patch pocket plural patch pockets a square pocket that is sewn onto a piece of clothing …   English dictionary

  • patch pocket — patch′ pock′et n. clo a pocket formed by sewing a piece of shaped material to the outside of a garment • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • patch pocket — noun a flat pocket sewn to the outside of a garment • Hypernyms: ↑pocket …   Useful english dictionary

  • patch pocket — a pocket formed by sewing a piece of shaped material to the outside of a garment. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • patch pocket — noun A pocket made of a piece of fabric by sewing it onto the outside of a garment …   Wiktionary

  • patch pocket — noun a pocket made of a separate piece of cloth sewn on to the outside of a garment …   English new terms dictionary

  • patch pocket — noun (C) a pocket made by sewing a square piece of cloth onto a piece of clothing …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • patch pocket — /pætʃ ˈpɒkət/ (say pach pokuht) noun a pocket formed by sewing a piece of the material on the outside of a garment …   Australian English dictionary

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