Meaning of POCKET in English


noun a hole containing water.

2. pocket ·add. ·noun a bight on a lee shore.

3. pocket ·vt to take clandestinely or fraudulently.

4. pocket ·noun ·same·as pouch.

5. pocket ·add. ·noun a bin for storing coal, grain, ·etc.

6. pocket ·vt to put, or conceal, in the pocket; as, to pocket the change.

7. pocket ·add. ·noun a socket for receiving the foot of a post, stake, ·etc.

8. pocket ·add. ·noun any hollow place suggestive of a pocket in form or use;.

9. pocket ·noun one of several bags attached to a billiard table, into which the balls are driven.

10. pocket ·noun a large bag or sack used in packing various articles, as ginger, hops, cowries, ·etc.

11. pocket ·noun a strip of canvas, sewn upon a sail so that a batten or a light spar can placed in the interspace.

12. pocket ·noun a hole or space covered by a movable piece of board, as in a floor, boxing, partitions, or the like.

13. pocket ·noun a cavity in a rock containing a nugget of gold, or other mineral; a small body of ore contained in such a cavity.

14. pocket ·noun a bag or pouch; especially; a small bag inserted in a garment for carrying small articles, particularly money; hence, figuratively, money; wealth.

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