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Spanish translation of “pocket”

pocket

noun /ˈpokit/
a small bag sewn into or on to clothes, for carrying things in He stood with his hands in his pockets a coat pocket (also adjective) a pocket handkerchief, a pocket knife. a small bag attached to the corners and sides of a billiard-table etc to catch the balls She ’s going to pot the black in the middle pocket. a small isolated area or group a pocket of warm air. (a person’s) income or amount of money available for spending a range of prices to suit every pocket. pocketful noun the amount contained by a pocket a pocketful of coins. pocketbook noun a wallet for holding papers. pocket money noun money for personal use, especially a child’s regular allowance He gets $2 a week pocket money. pocket-size(d) adjective small enough to carry in one’s pocket a pocket-size(d) dictionary.
(Definition of pocket from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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