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pocket

Synonyms of pocket in English:

noun

  • 1 a roomy, padded bag with pockets on either side
    compartment, pouch, receptacle, sack, cavity
  • 2 all the jewellery was far beyond her pocket
    means, budget, resources, financial resources, finances, funds, money, capital, assets, wherewithal;
    North American  pocketbook
  • 3 there were pockets of disaffection in parts of the country
    area, patch, small area, isolated area, district, region, island, cluster, centre
  • adjective

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  • a pocket dictionary
    North American  vest-pocket
    informal pint-sized
  • verb

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  • he was arrested and charged with pocketing $900,000 of his followers' money
    informal filch, swipe, snaffle, lift, rip off, skim
    British informal pinch, nick, half-inch, whip, nobble
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