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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When the coroner had finished reading he put the book into his breast pocket.
Pulling a manuscript from his breast pocket he held it near the candle and turning the leaves until he found the passage that he wanted began to read.
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.
She saw him place it in one of the breast pockets of his coat.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 17 (ANI): For the past four decades, if men regarded the breast pocket on their suit at all, it was as an extra place to store sunglasses or business cards.
On the jacket from the bottom there are 2 slotted pockets with leaves, 1 internal slotted pocket, 1 breast pocket with a lock;
He flicked a speck of fluff from his lapel, drew out his tie a little, and patted the corner of the white handkerchief he wore in his breast pocket.