Associations to the word «Pouch»

Pictures for the word «Pouch»


POUCH, noun. A small bag usually closed with a drawstring.
POUCH, noun. A pocket in which a marsupial carries its young.
POUCH, noun. Any pocket or bag-shaped object, such as a cheek pouch.
POUCH, noun. (slang) (dated) (derogatory) A protuberant belly; a paunch.
POUCH, noun. A cyst or sac containing fluid.
POUCH, noun. (botany) A silicle, or short pod, as of the shepherd's purse.
POUCH, noun. A bulkhead in the hold of a vessel, to prevent grain etc. from shifting.
POUCH, verb. (transitive) To enclose within a pouch.
POUCH, verb. (transitive) To transport within a pouch, especially a diplomatic pouch.
POUCH, verb. (of fowls and fish) To swallow.
POUCH, verb. (obsolete) To pout.
POUCH, verb. (obsolete) To pocket; to put up with.

Dictionary definition

POUCH, noun. A small or medium size container for holding or carrying things.
POUCH, noun. An enclosed space; "the trapped miners found a pocket of air".
POUCH, noun. (anatomy) saclike structure in any of various animals (as a marsupial or gopher or pelican).
POUCH, verb. Put into a small bag.
POUCH, verb. Send by special mail that goes through diplomatic channels.
POUCH, verb. Swell or protrude outwards; "His stomach bulged after the huge meal".

Wise words

When you have spoken the word, it reigns over you. When it is unspoken you reign over it.
Arabian Proverb