pocket knife

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Related to pocket knife: Swiss Army knife
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Noun1.pocket knife - a knife with a blade that folds into the handlepocket knife - a knife with a blade that folds into the handle; suitable for carrying in the pocket
clasp knife, jackknife - a large knife with one or more folding blades
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
flick knife, flick-knife, switchblade, switchblade knife - a pocketknife with a blade that springs open at the press of a button
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He stands always in the sunshine chewing something; and he keeps half-shutting his pocket knife and opening it again with his thumb.
The Daktyl, designed by Tom Hitchcock for CRKT, is a non-traditional pocket knife.
One of the youngsters at the school was reported to have been in possession of a pocket knife at the school.
Buckley had denied the offence and the issue of the trial was whether this was a folding pocket knife or not.
Nation of politically correct madness CHILDREN with toy guns, I grew up with toy guns and air pistols, sheath knives and pocket knives, every kid I knew had a pocket knife.
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Contract notice: Pocket knife handed opening, the framework agreement.
The existence of a pocket knife does not in any way have to mean a certain stabbing attack against the occupation forces.
A court heard that, when asked to show what he had in his pockets, he produced a folding pocket knife and pointed it towards door staff.
A pocket knife was found on the ground, and a search of the driver turned up another folding knife in his coat pocket, police said.
Excavations have uncovered charming examples with elaborately carved handles, while the pocket knife whose blade folds into the handle, was invented in the 16th century.
I remember one of the kids giving me a pocket knife (in front of the adults