pouched

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj pouched having a pouch
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Male sea horses are the ones that get impregnated rather than the females. Males have a pouch on their belly that provides incubation for the female?s eggs and they can have up to 1500 babies at one time
    • a Pouched (Zoöl) Having a marsupial pouch; as, the pouched badger, or the wombat.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Many koalas are killed in sanctuaries by cars of visitors. 2. A newborn koala finds its way to the mother's pouch by following a trail of saliva.
    • pouched Having a pouch.
    • pouched One of the African hamsters of the genus Cricetomys.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The average capacity of a pelican's pouch is 12 quarts.
    • adj Pouched having a pouch
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. poche; cf. Poke, a bag.

Usage

In literature:

After handing his pouch to the quartermaster-sergeant, his eyes fell upon the boy sergeants.
"Captured by the Navajos" by Charles A. Curtis
Three more, not long out of their mothers' pouches scrabbled in the earth about the sleeping adults.
"Star Born" by Andre Norton
His skin is afterwards tanned, and made into tobacco-pouches.
"The Black-Sealed Letter" by Andrew Learmont Spedon
And then he lost that credit pouch.
"The Space Pioneers" by Carey Rockwell
The Sepoys had their ammunition pouches open, and the contents of one of these was fired by the rocket.
"With Clive in India" by G. A. Henty
The Kangaroo seemed overjoyed, when Dot was comfortably settled in her pouch.
"Dot and the Kangaroo" by Ethel C. Pedley
The one of them, as soon as he saw my tobacco-pouch, almost compelled me to buy a new one.
"My Lady Nicotine" by J. M. Barrie
Mechanically he took the pouch and tied it to his waist belt.
"A Daughter of the Sioux" by Charles King
The Quarter Gunner will get up the ammunition from below; also the lock, sights, sponges, spare fuzes, ammunition-pouches, and primers.
"Ordnance Instructions for the United States Navy." by Bureau of Ordnance, USN
Then he disgorged and pouched his geek-speaker.
"Ullr Uprising" by Henry Beam Piper
Then he disgorged and pouched his geek-speaker.
"Uller Uprising" by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
Then a sudden thought occurred to him, and he turned excitedly to the dog, taking off his canvas pouch the while, and shaking it.
"Diamond Dyke" by George Manville Fenn
Lemminkainen stopped and picking them up put them carefully in his leather pouch, 'for,' he thought, 'no one knows what may happen.
"Finnish Legends for English Children" by R. Eivind
They peeped from out the bark of the trees, from amidst the grass, and even from out his pouch.
"Thirty Indian Legends" by Margaret Bemister
He made the wall fast again, and went to the chest that held his pouch and cloak.
"The Shadow Witch" by Gertrude Crownfield
Friar Mathieu did not meet Simon's intent gaze, but looked downward, and Simon saw deep, shadowed pouches under his eyes.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
I have kept it in my pouch, for 'tis a pretty thing.
"Robin Hood" by Paul Creswick
Mr. Wicker then gave him a leather pouch hung on a cord.
"Mr. Wicker's Window" by Carley Dawson
Give me your pouch; my tobacco's out.
"Partners of the Out-Trail" by Harold Bindloss
In the middle of the forest Lox came upon a camp where a party of women were sitting round a fire making pouches.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf (Vol 2 of 17)" by Various
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In poetry:

A shepherd lad with hat aslouch
Was singing to his flock O;
I pulled my money from my pouch,
And chucked him a baiocco.
"A Tusculan Question" by Alfred Austin
His Bible had he in his pouch,
O' scones an' cheese a guidly whang;
An' staff in haun', he's aff to see
The godly wark at auld Cam'slang.
"Gran'Faither At Cam'slang" by Janet Hamilton
Maurice (yawning):
Who knows? not I; I can hardly vouch
For the truth of what little I see;
And now, if you've any weed in your pouch,
Just hand it over to me.
"The Old Leaven" by Adam Lindsay Gordon
His heavy eyelids droop half-over,
Great pouches swing beneath his eyes.
He listens, thinks himself the lover,
Heaves from his stomach wheezy sighs;
He likes to feel his heart's a-breaking.
"Wagner" by Rupert Brooke
What is't ye hae lost? It's the big dollar bags,
An' ye've nocht in yer pouches but dirty green rags;
O' the wale o' yer men nocht is left but their banes,
An' the kintra is fu' o' their widows an' weans.
"Nuts To Crack For Cousin Sam" by Janet Hamilton
I see the boys of summer in their ruin.
Man in his maggot's barren.
And boys are full and foreign in the pouch.
I am the man your father was.
We are the sons of flint and pitch.
O see the poles are kissing as they cross.
"I See The Boys Of Summer" by Dylan Thomas

In news:

Walkers Shortbread stays fresh in resealable pouch .
Meijer Inc is slated to offer a novel medication management product called Pill Pouch at select stores in Michigan this month.
I think that what you'll find is that you will be constantly adjusting your pouches contents to best suit your mission because being ready for a bad situation requires a constant reassessment of your kit.
Zoo's tree-kangaroo baby is out of the pouch — and adorable.
Pouch Self Storage in Norwood, N.J. To Get Relief From Drainage Problems.
Pouch Self Storage and other businesses on Livingston Street in Norwood, N.J.
This program takes six of our time-tested DCS products and puts them in easy-to-use pouches .
Mount the pouch inside the crew compartment and quickly.
Ziamatic Announces NFPA Compliant Gear and Helmet Pouch .
The system produces 2-kg flexible pouches in two versions: plain for the US market and blue for Europe.
Heinz pasta sauce in a pouch.
0The latest addition to Riverbanks Zoo's koala exhibit is leaving its mothers pouch and saying hello, and you could have the opportunity to name it.
8.8 ounce pouch cooked Spanish-style rice (such as Uncle Ben's Ready Rice).
Each child gets a free grain pouch to take home.
Pouches Make Plum Packaging for Baby Food Brand.
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