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Synonyms for pocket

Synonyms for pocket

a space in an otherwise solid mass

Synonyms for pocket

a small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles

an enclosed space

(bowling) the space between the headpin and the pins behind it on the right or left

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a hollow concave shape made by removing something

a local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly

a small isolated group of people

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an opening at the corner or on the side of a billiard table into which billiard balls are struck

put in one's pocket

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take unlawfully

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His pockets are searched, and his sword and pistols taken from him.
Having thus, in obedience to your majesty's commands, diligently searched all his pockets, we observed a girdle about his waist made of the hide of some prodigious animal, from which, on the left side, hung a sword of the length of five men; and on the right, a bag or pouch divided into two cells, each cell capable of holding three of your majesty's subjects.
The shaggy man searched in one pocket, carefully; and in another pocket; and in a third.
He didn't say," replied the shaggy man, wrapping and tying the Love Magnet with great care and putting it away in another pocket.
The little dog was doubtless thinking of his ride in the shaggy man's pocket and planning to keep out of reach in the future.
He cut a short pole at the water's edge and drew from one of his pockets a bit of line and a draggled fly that had once been a royal coachman.
I saw it, I saw it," Lebeziatnikov repeated, "and though it is against my principles, I am ready this very minute to take any oath you like before the court, for I saw how you slipped it in her pocket.
You can fancy how I watched you and I saw how you succeeded in slipping it into her pocket.
Perhaps, too, I thought, he wants to give her a surprise, when she finds a whole hundred-rouble note in her pocket.
he cried impressively, "no one would take upon himself to accuse you of being an instigator or even an accomplice in it, especially as you have proved her guilt by turning out her pockets, showing that you had no previous idea of it.
After he had read them he laughed and stuffed them away in his pockets to become round hard balls.
Once you're thoroughly satisfied with the fit, move on to adding any of three basic pocket types: slash, curved or patch pockets (1).
Enthusiastically recommended for parents and teachers working to introduce the alphabet to preschoolers and kindergarten students, Pocket Snails: Aquaphonic Adventure is an animated adventure in which three clever mollusks work as a team to help their friend Jake (whose pocket they live in) learn the sounds of the letters of the alphabet.
SingleTap has announced a new mobile catalog that allows users of the new HP iPAQ Pocket PC h5400 series to easily find, download, and purchase Pocket PC software directly from their iPAQ device.
Unlike other computers, PDAs are lightweight--designed to fit comfortably in a jacket pocket.