Definition of pochette in English:


Line breaks: po|chette
Pronunciation: /pɒˈʃɛt


  • A woman’s small handbag shaped like an envelope.
    More 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.


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

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