in/out of pocket definition, meaning - what is in/out of pocket in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “in/out of pocket”

See all translations

in/out of pocket

UK
having more/less money than you started with after an activity involving money: Even when we've paid all our expenses, we should still be several hundred pounds in pocket. The last time I went out with you, I ended up seriously out of pocket!
Translations of “in/out of pocket”
in Chinese (Traditional) 賺錢/賠錢的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赚钱/赔钱的…
(Definition of in/out of pocket from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

Morse code

a system used for sending messages, in which letters and numbers are represented by short and long marks, sounds, or flashes of light

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More