Definition of wallet
1 : a bag for carrying miscellaneous articles while traveling
2a : a folding pocketbook with compartments for personal papers and usually unfolded paper money; also : billfoldb : a container that resembles a money wallet: such as (1) : a usually flexible folding case fitted for carrying specific items (as tools or fishing flies) (2) : folder 3a
Examples of wallet in a sentence
She paid the bill and tucked her wallet back into her pocket.
He pulled a few bills out of his wallet.
Origin and Etymology of wallet
Middle English walet
First Known Use: 14th century
WALLET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wallet for English Language Learners
: a small folding case that holds paper money, credit cards, etc.
WALLET Defined for Kids
Definition of wallet for Students
: a small flat case for carrying paper money and personal papers
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