watch pocket

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noun

a small pocket in a garment, as in a vest or trousers, for holding a pocket watch, change, etc.Compare fob1(def 1).

Nearby words

  1. watch my dust,
  2. watch night,
  3. watch one's step,
  4. watch out,
  5. watch over,
  6. watch-glass,
  7. watchable,
  8. watchband,
  9. watchcase,
  10. watchdog

Origin of watch pocket

First recorded in 1830–40

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