into one's own pockets

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Definition of into one's own pockets

: so as to take money for oneself The mayor diverted city funds into his own pockets.

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“Into one's own pockets.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/into%20one%27s%20own%20pockets. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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