deep pocket

noun

Definition of deep pocket

1 : a person or an organization having substantial financial resources
2 deep pockets plural : substantial financial resources a corporation with deep pockets

Other Words from deep pocket

deep-pocketed \ ˈdēp-​ˈpä-​kə-​təd \ adjective

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Examples of deep pocket in a Sentence

argued that the deep pockets will benefit most from the tax cuts
Recent Examples on the Web Shown in the figure below, cGAMP sat in the ligand-binding domain, while C53 fit within a deep pocket within the transmembrane domain. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 21 Apr. 2022 There are even options for split sets and extra-deep pocket sets. Isabel Garcia, PEOPLE.com, 13 Mar. 2022 Campion’s film has consistently demonstrated a deep pocket of passionate supporters, which could help its chances at these precursor competitions. Clayton Davis, Variety, 10 Mar. 2022 Each set includes four pillowcases, a flat sheet, and a fitted sheet that's outfitted with a super deep pocket that can stretch around mattresses that are up to 16 inches deep. Amy Schulman, PEOPLE.com, 7 Dec. 2021 Shoppers can choose from all the traditional sizes ranging from twin to king, with each one boasting an extra-deep pocket that's designed to fit over even the thickest of mattresses. Amy Schulman, PEOPLE.com, 13 Nov. 2021 Each set includes a flat sheet, two pillowcases, and a deep pocket fitted sheet that's outfitted with stretchy elastic to accommodate the extra height of a foam topper along with your mattress. Amy Schulman, PEOPLE.com, 26 Nov. 2021 Each set comes with two pillowcases, a flat sheet, and a fitted sheet designed with a deep pocket that can stretch over even the thickest of mattresses. Amy Schulman, PEOPLE.com, 8 Sep. 2021 Each set includes two standard pillowcases, a flat sheet, and a fitted sheet outfitted with a 15-inch deep pocket. Amy Schulman, PEOPLE.com, 21 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of deep pocket

1975, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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25 Apr 2022

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“Deep pocket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deep%20pocket. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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deep pocket

noun
deep pock·​et

Legal Definition of deep pocket

1 : a person or organization having substantial financial resources especially for the purpose of paying damages
2 plural : substantial financial resources

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