slash pocket


Definition of slash pocket

: a pocket suspended on the wrong side of a garment from a finished slit on the right side that serves as its opening

Examples of slash pocket in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Delap recommends binders with slash pockets, where papers can be filed quickly. Washington Post, "Getting ready for high school: gear and strategies," 9 July 2019 The clean lines followed the A-line silhouette, while leather-trim slash pockets provided edge. Edward Barsamian, Vogue, "Brigitte Macron Gives Her Off-Duty Uniform a New York Makeover," 19 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of slash pocket

1742, in the meaning defined above

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“Slash pocket.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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