1. in anatomy, a saclike structure in animals, for example marsupials, gophers, or pelicans
Example : Pelicans can fit fish into their pockets.
2. a local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly
Example : The passengers screamed when the plane hit a pocket.
3. a hollow concave shape made by removing something
Example : I made a pocket in the mashed potato, into which I poured gravy.
4. an enclosed space
Example : The trapped miners found a pocket of air.
5. to take unlawfully
Example : I pocketed the ring and ran out of the store.
6. a small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles
Example : My trousers had four pockets â€“ two at the front and two at the back.
7. an opening at the corner or on the side of a billiard table into which billiard balls are struck
Example : I sunk three balls in the far-right pocket.
8. a small isolated group of people
Example : They were concentrated in pockets inside the city.
9. a supply of money
Example : They dipped into the taxpayers' pockets.
10. in bowling, the space between the headpin and the pins behind it on the right or left
Example : The ball hit the pocket and gave them a perfect strike.
11. to put in one's pocket
Example : I pocketed the change.
Translation for "pocket"
pocket meaning in Spanish : bolsillo pocket meaning in German : Tasche pocket meaning in Japanese : ポケット pocket meaning in Turkish : cep pocket meaning in Chinese : 口袋 pocket meaning in Arabic : جيب pocket meaning in Polish : kieszeń pocket meaning in Hindi : जेब pocket meaning in French : poche pocket meaning in Russian : карман pocket meaning in Tamil : பாக்கெட் pocket meaning in Telugu : జేబులో