watch pocket


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watch′ pock`et


n.
a small pocket in a garment, as in a vest, for holding a pocket watch, change, etc. Compare fob 1 (def. 1).
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Noun1.watch pocket - a vest pocket to hold a pocket watchwatch pocket - a vest pocket to hold a pocket watch
vest pocket - a small pocket in a man's vest
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"The Story of Jules Verne: A Watch Pocket Dog" by Wisconsin author and artist Wayne Caldwell Simmons brings together in a single 100-page volume a series of superbly written and intensely personal stories of his association with a seemingly rather ordinary and unimpressive canine foundling that grew to be an extraordinary and genuinely impressive hunting dog.
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A caption read: "The Watch Pocket - created in 1873.
The owner tucked his or her watch into a special "watch pocket" that was routinely sewn into the clothing of the era.
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The Levi Strauss website explained it was originally included for pocket watches - no wrist watches in those days - and was called a watch pocket.