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pochette

Line breaks: po|chette
Pronunciation: /pɒˈʃɛt
 
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Definition of pochette in English:

noun

A woman’s small handbag shaped like an envelope.
Example sentences
  • The second bag today is a little pochette.
  • But I finally ordered a new strap for my pochette
  • Her skirt was all rumpled and her pochette lay some few feet away from her.

Origin

late 19th century: from French, literally 'small pocket', diminutive of poche.

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