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English definition of “pocket”

pocket

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈpɒkɪt/
STEAL to take something, especially money, which does not belong to you: His plan was to pocket the money from the sale of the business and leave the country.Stealing
PUT IN CLOTHES to put something in your pocket: Juan pocketed the knife and walked away.Transferring and transporting objects
(Definition of pocket verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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