in one's pocket
phrasal in one's control or possession

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • in one's pocket — fully under one s control or ownership …   English contemporary dictionary

  • in one's pocket — adjective Subject to ones whims because of bribery …   Wiktionary

  • money burns a hole in one's pocket — See: BURN A HOLE IN ONE S POCKET …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • money burns a hole in one's pocket — See: BURN A HOLE IN ONE S POCKET …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • money\ burns\ a\ hole\ in\ one's\ pocket — See: burn a hole in one s pocket …   Словарь американских идиом

  • burn a hole in one's pocket — {v. phr.} To make you want to buy something; be likely to be quickly spent. * /Money burns a hole in Linda s pocket./ * /The silver dollar that Don got for his birthday was burning a hole in his pocket, and Don hurried to a dime store./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • burn a hole in one's pocket — {v. phr.} To make you want to buy something; be likely to be quickly spent. * /Money burns a hole in Linda s pocket./ * /The silver dollar that Don got for his birthday was burning a hole in his pocket, and Don hurried to a dime store./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • burn\ a\ hole\ in\ one's\ pocket — v. phr. To make you want to buy something; be likely to be quickly spent. Money burns a hole in Linda s pocket. The silver dollar that Don got for his birthday was burning a hole in his pocket, and Don hurried to a dime store …   Словарь американских идиом

  • put one's hand in one's pocket — spend or provide one s own money. → pocket …   English new terms dictionary

  • Not to piss in one's pocket — not to tell one s troubles that another person is not interested in …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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