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pocketful

noun [C] uk   /ˈpɒk.ɪt.fʊl/  us   /ˈpɑː.kɪt-/
as many or as much of something as a pocket will hold: She always takes a pocketful of tissues with her when she takes the children out.informal They won pocketfuls (= a large amount) of money playing cards.
Translations of “pocketful”
in Chinese (Traditional) 一袋子的量…
in Russian полный карман чего-либо…
in Turkish cep dolusu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一袋子的量…
in Polish (pełna) kieszeń…
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