out+of+pocket

  • 1 out of pocket — Ⅰ. out of pocket UK FINANCE ► having less money than you had previously or should have, as a result of something such as a business deal: »The company is out of pocket to the tune of $18 million. »The limit on his pension would be irrespective of …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 out-of-pocket — ˌout of ˈpocket adjective [only before a noun] out of pocket costs, fees etc are those you have to pay yourself, because they are not covered by insurance, paid by your employer etc: • out of pocket expenses incurred during relocation * * * out… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 Out of pocket — Pocket Pock et (p[o^]k [e^]t), n. [OE. poket, Prov. F. & OF. poquette, F. pochette, dim. fr. poque, pouque, F. poche; probably of Teutonic origin. See {Poke} a pocket, and cf. {Poach} to cook eggs, to plunder, and {Pouch}.] 1. A bag or pouch;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 out–of–pocket — adj: requiring an outlay of cash out–of–pocket expenses Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 Out of pocket — Out Out (out), adv. [OE. out, ut, oute, ute, AS. [=u]t, and [=u]te, [=u]tan, fr. [=u]t; akin to D. uit, OS. [=u]t, G. aus, OHG. [=u]z, Icel. [=u]t, Sw. ut, Dan. ud, Goth. ut, Skr. ud. [root]198. Cf. {About}, {But}, prep., {Carouse}, {Utter}, a.]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 out of pocket — If you are out of pocket on a deal, you have lost money …

    The small dictionary of idiomes

  • 7 out of pocket — adverb compensation, costs, damages, expenses, just compensation, payment, recovery, remuneration, reparation for loss, repayment, restitution, restoration, retrieval, satisfaction associated concepts: pocket expenses Burton s Legal Thesaurus.… …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 out-of-pocket — [out΄əvpäk′it] adj. designating unbudgeted expenses, or ready cash paid out, as for miscellaneous items …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 out-of-pocket — adj. Having to do with the expenditure of cash, especially of a financial loss paid personally. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 out-of-pocket — adjective calling for the spending of cash his out of pocket costs were $10 • Similar to: ↑due * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: out of pocket 1. : consisting of or requiring an actual cash outlay …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 out of pocket — adverb 1. : not in pocket : in the position of having lost money when taxes and drainage rates had been paid, the landlord was out of pocket Henry Williamson 2. : out of funds : without money made no effort to order beers, being slightly out of… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 out-of-pocket — ADJ: ADJ n Out of pocket expenses are those which you pay out of your own money on behalf of someone else, and which are often paid back to you later. → See also pocket I charge twenty dollars an hour plus out of pocket expenses …

    English dictionary

  • 13 out-of-pocket — /owt euhv pok it/, adj. 1. paid out or owed in cash; necessitating an expenditure of cash: The out of pocket expenses include cab fares. 2. without funds or assets: an out of pocket student who stayed with us. [1880 85] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 14 out-of-pocket — /ˈaʊt əv pɒkət / (say owt uhv pokuht) adjective of or relating to what has been paid out in cash or outlay incurred: out of pocket expenses. Also, (especially in predicative use), out of pocket …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 15 out of pocket — 1. adverb Lacking funds, or suffering a loss. After three races he was £10 out of pocket. 2. adjective Of or pertaining to the spending of cash rather than using credit …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 out of pocket — ► in (or out of) pocket having gained (or lost) money in a transaction. Main Entry: ↑pocket …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 out of pocket — /ˌaυt əv pɒkɪt/ adjective, adverb having paid out money personally ● The deal has left me out of pocket …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 18 out of pocket — mod. out from under someone’s control; not manageable. □ The guy is wild. Completely out of pocket …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 19 out-of-pocket — adjective Date: 1885 requiring an outlay of cash < out of pocket expenses > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20 out-of-pocket — adj. Out of pocket is used with these nouns: ↑cost, ↑expense …

    Collocations dictionary