breast pocket


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Noun1.breast pocket - a pocket inside of a man's coat
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
pocket - a small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles
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breast pocket

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References in classic literature ?
When the coroner had finished reading he put the book into his breast pocket.
All of it could go into one's breast pocket when folded neatly.
Hamilton Fynes held out a letter which he had produced from his breast pocket, and which was, in appearance, very similar to the one which he had presented, a short time ago, to the captain of the Lusitania.
Granet drew a thin packet from the breast pocket of his coat.
He folded the note and put it carefully into his breast pocket.
Then he drew a paper from his breast pocket and glanced at it.
I wouldna' dare," said Mackenzie, as he fumbled in his breast pocket, and Raffles dived his hand into his own.
His hand, dipping swiftly into his inside breast pocket, appeared with the big Colt's automatic.
De Witt, after having said some few words to Cornelius, the meaning of which the prying neighbour could not read in the movement of his lips, took from his breast pocket a white parcel, carefully sealed, which Boxtel, judging from the manner in which Cornelius received it, and placed it in one of the presses, supposed to contain papers of the greatest importance.
I saw Gil pick it up and put it in his breast pocket.
Billy felt in his breast pocket, drew out a legal-looking document, and handed it to Saxon.
With a swift disclosing gesture he gave Ossipon a glimpse of an india-rubber tube, resembling a slender brown worm, issuing from the armhole of his waistcoat and plunging into the inner breast pocket of his jacket.