breast pocket

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a pocket inside of a man's coat

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Nixon, as David Halberstam wrote, would be repeatedly "touching his breast pocket as if the plan were right there in the jacket implying that to say what was in it might jeopardize secrecy."
Julian Greenwood, prosecuting, said: "He was found to have a knife in the breast pocket of his coat."
First World War private John Trickett kept the coin, made in 1889, in the breast pocket of his soldier's uniform as a poignant reminder of home.
Private John Trickett, who was deafened by the same bullet, would have been shot directly in the heart had the coin in his uniform's breast pocket not got in the way.
Private John Trickett kept it in his breast pocket as a reminder of home and it took the full impact of the German bullet in 1918.
Additional features include a rounded breast pocket, magnetized barrel cuffs, side pleats at the back yoke, and a magnetized pieced placket.
In the breast pocket of his tunic he had been carrying a prayer book given to him by former pupils.
On the day he was killed, letters from his family in Edinburgh were in his breast pocket along with the wallet.
A police officer in 1959 patrolled the streets alone, armed with a stick in a trouser pocket, a whistle in a breast pocket, a notebook and a pencil.
Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is instantly recognisable by his Nehru jackets, but what he keeps in his left breast pocket is just as much a part of his signature look.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): For the past four decades, if men regarded the breast pocket on their suit at all, it was as an extra place to store sunglasses or business cards.
He flicked a speck of fluff from his lapel, drew out his tie a little, and patted the corner of the white handkerchief he wore in his breast pocket.
A Wilson-Beretta 92 Compact Carry rode with reasonable comfort in that dedicated breast pocket, fairly quick to hand via its discreetly concealed zip-down opening.
Like all good pack-a-macs, it stows away nicely into itself, with the left breast pocket turning into a handy bag which you can strap around your waist.