pocket flap

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pocket flap a flap that covers the access to a pocket
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Usage

In literature:

The flap over her dad's chap-pocket was buttoned down, and the leather was stiff; perhaps the letter was there yet.
"Jean of the Lazy A" by B. M. Bower
Jerry fumbled in his big flap pockets and fished up a pair of pistols.
"Rewards and Fairies" by Rudyard Kipling
Was he not a venerable looking man, with grey hair, and no flaps to his pocket-holes?
"The Vicar of Wakefield" by Oliver Goldsmith
His hand went into his pocket and a forefinger felt its way under the flap of the envelope, ripping it open in jerks.
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
Then he took an empty envelope from his pocket and poured the soil into it and gummed the flap down.
"At the Villa Rose" by A. E. W. Mason
Somehow the captain was tiresomely particular about the buttons and pocket flaps and little details to-night.
"The Search" by Grace Livingston Hill
His saddle-pockets bulged with mail, and his elbows flapped joyously as he urged his horse to greater speed.
"'Me-Smith'" by Caroline Lockhart
I put gun and maps in the right pocket; food in that flap behind you.
"Under Arctic Ice" by H.G. Winter
And she put Ukka-nuts, and dried berries and fruits of many kinds, and seven pepper-pods into his pockets, and buttoned the flaps.
"The Three Mulla-mulgars" by Walter De La Mare
Jerry fumbled in his big flap pockets and fished up a pair of pistols.
"Rewards and Fairies" by Rudyard Kipling
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In news:

The front pockets not only are zippered, but each has a button flap for extra security.
Flip open the magnetically clasped main flap to reveal a twill-lined, laptop-ready pocket with five additional smaller compartments.
Includes 20 pages 8-1/2" x 11" writing pad, metal clip to hold paper, elastic pen loop, inside flap pocket and ID holder.
1/2 yard of green check for lining, pocket, flap, and handles.
It features Level Six 's well known polyester brushed microfiber combined with an eye catching angular panel design and screen prints, lace-up front, and side cargo pocket with contrasting flap panel.
Designers showed drab green overcoats, polished canvas skirts, front-flap pocket jackets and clean shirt dresses on the fall runways that are easy staples for cold-weather days.
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