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Definition of Pouch


  1. A small bag; usually, a leathern bag; as, a pouch for money; a shot pouch; a mail pouch, etc.
  2. That which is shaped like, or used as, a pouch
  3. A protuberant belly; a paunch; -- so called in ridicule.
  4. A sac or bag for carrying food or young; as, the cheek pouches of certain rodents, and the pouch of marsupials.
  5. A cyst or sac containing fluid.
  6. A silicle, or short pod, as of the shepherd's purse.
  7. A bulkhead in the hold of a vessel, to prevent grain, etc., from shifting.
  8. To put or take into a pouch.
  9. To swallow; -- said of fowls.
  10. To pout.
  11. To pocket; to put up with.

Pouch Translations

pouch in German is einstecken
pouch in Swedish is pung