Definitions For Pocket


  • A small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles
  • An opening at the corner or on the side of a billiard table into which billiard balls are struck
  • (anatomy) saclike structure in any of various animals (as a marsupial or gopher or pelican)
  • A small isolated group of people
  • A local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly
  • A supply of money
  • A hollow concave shape made by removing something
  • (bowling) the space between the headpin and the pins behind it on the right or left
  • An enclosed space
  • A usually small cloth bag that is sewn into a piece of clothing, a larger bag, etc., and that is open at the top or side so that you can put things into it
  • The amount of money that someone has available to spend
  • A small bag or container that is attached to something and used to hold things


  • Put in one's pocket
  • Take unlawfully
  • To put (something) in a pocket
  • To take or keep (something that does not belong to you)
  • To earn or win (something, such as money)

Is Pocket a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Pocket is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pocket in a Sentence

  • He keeps his gloves in his coat pocket.
  • She was standing there with her hands in her pockets.
  • I have a hole in my pocket.
  • The chairman was fired for pocketing funds.
  • The saleswoman had overcharged them and pocketed the difference.
  • A professional golfer who pocketed more than four million dollars in winnings
  • His pocket involvement in the company was minimal

Synonyms for Pocket

Antonyms for Pocket

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