pocketknife(redirected from pocketknives)
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A small knife with blades or a blade that can fold into the handle when not in use.
n, pl -knives
(Tools) a small knife with one or more blades that fold into the handle; penknife
n., pl. -knives.
a knife with one or more blades that fold into the handle, suitable for carrying in the pocket.
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|Noun||1.||pocketknife - a knife with a blade that folds into the handle; suitable for carrying in the pocket|
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
penknife - a small pocketknife; originally used to cut quill pens