Definitions For Pocketing


  • 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


  • 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 Pocketing 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 Pocketing is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pocketing 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

Antonyms for Pocketing

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