adjective (pouchier; -est) Date: 1828 having, tending to have, or resembling a pouch <
pouchy insomniac eyes — Graham Greene

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  • pouchy — ˈpau̇chē adjective ( er/ est) : having, tending to have, or resembling a pouch : pouched, puffy pouchy handbag the skin … is soft and a little pouchy from fatigue Walter Bernstein …   Useful english dictionary

  • pouchy — /pow chee/, adj., pouchier, pouchiest. possessing or resembling a pouch: pouchy folds under the eyes. [1820 30; POUCH + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • pouchy — pouch ► NOUN 1) a small flexible bag, typically carried in a pocket or attached to a belt. 2) a pocket like receptacle in an animal s body, especially that in which marsupials carry their young. ► VERB ▪ put, make, or form into a pouch.… …   English terms dictionary

  • pouchy — pouch•y [[t]ˈpaʊ tʃi[/t]] adj. pouch•i•er, pouch•i•est possessing or resembling a pouch • Etymology: 1820–30 …   From formal English to slang

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  • cheek — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. jowl; insolence, impertinence, sauce, impudence, effrontery, face, brass (inf.); nerve, gall, sass (all sl.). See side. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Either side of the face] Syn. jowl, gill, chop*; see face …   English dictionary for students

  • pouch — noun 1》 a small flexible bag.     ↘a lockable bag for mail or dispatches. 2》 a pocket like abdominal receptacle in which marsupials carry their young during lactation. 3》 any of a number of similar animal structures, such as those in the cheeks… …   English new terms dictionary

  • pouch — /paʊtʃ / (say powch) noun 1. a bag, sack, or similar receptacle, especially one for small articles. 2. a small moneybag. 3. a bag or case of canvas, leather, etc., used by soldiers for carrying ammunition. 4. a bag for carrying mail. 5. something …   Australian English dictionary

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