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Synonyms for pocket
ˈpɒk ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pocket(noun)

    a small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles

    Synonyms:
    sac, scoop, air hole, air pocket, pouch, sack

  2. pouch, sac, sack, pocket(noun)

    an enclosed space

    "the trapped miners found a pocket of air"

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, firing, hammock, sackful, air pocket, dismission, scoop, carrier bag, pouch, chemise, discharge, release, sac, sacking, paper bag, shift, sacque, air hole, theca, sack, liberation, poke

  3. pocket(noun)

    a supply of money

    "they dipped into the taxpayers' pockets"

    Synonyms:
    sac, scoop, air hole, air pocket, pouch, sack

  4. pocket(noun)

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

    "the ball hit the pocket and gave him a perfect strike"

    Synonyms:
    sac, scoop, air hole, air pocket, pouch, sack

  5. scoop, pocket(noun)

    a hollow concave shape made by removing something

    Synonyms:
    scoopful, soap, air hole, grievous bodily harm, goop, liquid ecstasy, scoop shovel, sack, air pocket, max, pouch, exclusive, sac, scoop, easy lay

  6. air pocket, pocket, air hole(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    scoop, sac, air hole, air pocket, pouch, sack

  7. pocket(noun)

    a small isolated group of people

    "they were concentrated in pockets inside the city"; "the battle was won except for cleaning up pockets of resistance"

    Synonyms:
    sac, scoop, air hole, air pocket, pouch, sack

  8. pouch, pocket(noun)

    (anatomy) saclike structure in any of various animals (as a marsupial or gopher or pelican)

    Synonyms:
    scoop, sac, air hole, air pocket, pouch, sack

  9. pocket(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    sac, scoop, air hole, air pocket, pouch, sack

  10. pocket(verb)

    put in one's pocket

    "He pocketed the change"

    Synonyms:
    bag

  11. pocket, bag(verb)

    take unlawfully

    Synonyms:
    bag, bulge

Wiktionary

  1. pocket(verb)

    Of a size suitable for putting into a pocket.

    pocket dictionary

    Synonyms:
    pocket-sized, pocket-size

  2. pocket(verb)

    Referring to the two initial hole cards.

    A pocket pair of kings.

    Synonyms:
    trouser

  3. pocket(verb)

    Synonyms:
    pot

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pocket(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pouch

  2. pocket(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] endure (as an affront), suffer, bear, tolerate, put up with

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pouch, pocket-sized, enclave, jeep, handheld, niche, bag, few, ladle, hand-held, jeb, handhelds, wallet, compartment, purse

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