leather pouch


leather pouch
small sac made from hide, small leather bag

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • pouch — [pautʃ] n [Date: 1200 1300; : Old North French; Origin: pouche] 1.) a small leather, cloth, or plastic bag that you can keep things in, and which is sometimes attached to a belt pouch of ▪ a leather pouch of tobacco ▪ a money pouch 2.) especially …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pouch — noun 1) a leather pouch Syn: bag, purse, sack, sac, pocket 2) a kangaroo s pouch Syn: marsupium …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • pouch — [pouch] n. [ME pouche < MFr poche, var. of poque: see POKE2] 1. a small bag or sack for carrying something, as in one s pocket [a leather tobacco pouch ] ☆ 2. a mailbag; specif., one whose opening can be locked, as for sending diplomatic… …   English World dictionary

  • pouch — A container identified by its leather neck strap with a closing latch and eye near the opening (unlike a sack, which is tied). It is generally used for First Class Mail and registered mail; a special blue and orange pouch is used for Express Mail …   Glossary of postal terms

  • pouch — [ pautʃ ] noun count 1. ) a small bag made of cloth or thin leather: a tobacco pouch 2. ) a fold of skin on the body of an animal, such as the place where a KANGAROO carries its baby a ) AMERICAN a loose fold of skin under your eye …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • pouch — /powch/, n. 1. a bag, sack, or similar receptacle, esp. one for small articles or quantities: a tobacco pouch. 2. a small moneybag. 3. a bag for carrying mail. 4. a bag or case of leather, used by soldiers to carry ammunition. 5. something shaped …   Universalium

  • pouch — [[t]paʊtʃ[/t]] n. 1) a bag, sack, or similar receptacle, esp. one for small articles or quantities: a tobacco pouch[/ex] 2) a small moneybag 3) a bag for carrying mail 4) a bag or case of leather, used by soldiers to carry ammunition 5) something …   From formal English to slang

  • pouch — /paʊtʃ / (say powch) noun 1. a bag, sack, or similar receptacle, especially one for small articles. 2. a small moneybag. 3. a bag or case of canvas, leather, etc., used by soldiers for carrying ammunition. 4. a bag for carrying mail. 5. something …   Australian English dictionary

  • pouch — UK [paʊtʃ] / US noun [countable] Word forms pouch : singular pouch plural pouches 1) a small bag made of cloth or thin leather a tobacco pouch 2) a fold of skin on the body of an animal, for example the place where a kangaroo carries its baby …   English dictionary

  • pouch — n. & v. n. 1 a small bag or detachable outside pocket. 2 a baggy area of skin underneath the eyes etc. 3 a a pocket like receptacle in which marsupials carry their young during lactation. b any of several similar structures in various animals,… …   Useful english dictionary


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