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pocketknife
American English: /ˈpɑkətˌnaɪf/
British English: /ˈpɒkɪtnʌɪf/

Translation of pocketknife in Spanish:

noun plural -knives

  • Example sentences
    • I pulled it out of my pocket and found my pocketknife.
    • ‘You won't feel a thing,’ he whispered to me as he grabbed his pocketknife out of his pocket.
    • Walking forward he pulled the silver pocketknife from his pocket then started peeling the thorns off, and cutting the stems.

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