Pocket

  • 21pocket — pock|et1 W2S2 [ˈpɔkıt US ˈpa: ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(in clothes)¦ 2¦(money)¦ 3¦(small container)¦ 4¦(small area/amount)¦ 5 be in somebody s pocket 6 have something in your pocket 7 out of pocket 8 be/live in each other s pockets …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 22pocket — I UK [ˈpɒkɪt] / US [ˈpɑkɪt] noun [countable] Word forms pocket : singular pocket plural pockets *** 1) a small bag that forms part of a piece of clothing and is used for holding small objects The money had fallen out of a hole in my pocket. a… …

    English dictionary

  • 23Pocket — For other uses, see Pocket (disambiguation). Patch pocket with topstitching on the back of a pair of blue jeans. A pocket is a bag or envelope like receptacle either fastened to or inserted in an article of clothing to hold small items. Pockets… …

    Wikipedia

  • 24pocket — pock|et1 [ pakıt ] noun count *** 1. ) a small bag that forms part of a piece of clothing and is used for holding small objects: The money had fallen out of a hole in my pocket. She searched her pockets for the car keys. a pants/shirt/coat pocket …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 25pocket — pocketless, adj. pocketlike, adj. /pok it/, n. 1. a shaped piece of fabric attached inside or outside a garment and forming a pouch used esp. for carrying small articles. 2. a bag or pouch. 3. means; financial resources: a selection of gifts to… …

    Universalium

  • 26pocket — [[t]pɒ̱kɪt[/t]] ♦♦♦ pockets, pocketing, pocketed 1) N COUNT: oft poss N, n N A pocket is a kind of small bag which forms part of a piece of clothing, and which is used for carrying small things such as money or a handkerchief. He took his… …

    English dictionary

  • 27pocket — 1 noun (C) 1 IN CLOTHES a small bag sewn onto or into a coat, trousers etc so that you can put things such as money or keys into it: Joseph always stands with his hands in his pockets. | coat/trouser/jacket etc pocket: The keys are in my coat… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 28Pocket — Logo de Pocket Repères historiques Création 1962 Dates clés 1993 : Presses Pocket est renommée Pocket Fondateur(s) Sven Nielsen …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 29pocket — /ˈpɒkət / (say pokuht) noun 1. a small bag inserted in a garment, for carrying a purse or other small articles. 2. a bag or pouch. 3. money, means, or financial resources. 4. any pouch like receptacle, hollow, or cavity. 5. a small isolated area …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 30pocket — n. & v. n. 1 a small bag sewn into or on clothing, for carrying small articles. 2 a pouchlike compartment in a suitcase, car door, etc. 3 one s financial resources (it is beyond my pocket). 4 an isolated group or area (a few pockets of resistance …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 31pocket — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 for keeping things in ADJECTIVE ▪ bulging ▪ tourists with bulging pockets ▪ deep ▪ zip (BrE), zipped, zippered …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 32pocket — pock•et [[t]ˈpɒk ɪt[/t]] n. 1) clo a shaped piece of fabric attached inside or outside a garment and forming a pouch used esp. for carrying small articles 2) means; financial resources: gifts to suit every pocket[/ex] 3) a bag or pouch 4) any… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 33Pocket PC — Коммуникатор Qtek S100 под управлением Windows Mobile 2003SE Pocket PC (сокращенно Р/РС или PPC)  программная и аппаратная платформа для карманных персональных компьютеров и коммуникаторов компании …

    Википедия

  • 34pocket — {{11}}pocket (n.) mid 14c., pokete, bag, pouch, small sack, from Anglo Fr. pokete (13c.), diminutive of O.N.Fr. poque bag, from Frankish *pokka bag, from P.Gmc. *puk (see POKE (Cf. poke) (n.)). Meaning small bag worn on the person, especially one …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 35pocket — I. noun Etymology: Middle English poket, from Anglo French poket, pochete, diminutive of poke, pouche bag more at pouch Date: 15th century 1. a. a small bag carried by a person ; purse b. a small bag that is sewed or inserted in a garment so that …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 36pocket — 01. I lost my car keys because I had a hole in my [pocket]. 02. When I was little, I used to carry worms and bugs around in my [pockets] to show my friends. 03. Simon always carries a [pocket] dictionary with him wherever he goes, in order to… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 37pocket — noun 1》 a small bag sewn into or on clothing so as to form part of it, used for carrying small articles.     ↘a pouch like compartment providing separate storage space.     ↘(one s pocket) informal one s financial resources. 2》 a small, isolated… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 38pocket*/*/ — [ˈpɒkɪt] noun [C] I 1) a small bag that forms part of a piece of clothing and is used for holding small objects She searched her pockets for the car keys.[/ex] 2) a small bag or other container that forms part of an object The safety instructions …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 39pocket — 1. noun a) A bag stitched to an item of clothing, used for carrying small items. The drilling expedition discovered a pocket of natural gas. b) An indention and cavity with a net sack or similar structure (into which the balls are to be struck)… …

    Wiktionary

  • 40pocket — n. 1) to turn out one s pockets 2) to pick smb. s pocket 3) a back; coat; hip; inside; shirt; side; watch pocket 4) an air pocket * * * [ pɒkɪt] coat hip inside shirt …

    Combinatory dictionary