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

selfless

caring more for what other people need and want rather than for what you yourself need and want

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Kate Woodford,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More