Synonyms for pouch

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I have crowns in my pouch, my sweet, and I mean to spend them.

He took a long string from his pouch and fastened one end to an arrow.

Taking up the pouch, she handed it to him, and he clutched it with a strange eagerness.

And he thrust his hand into his pouch for money to pay his score.

Then he thrust his hand into his pouch and drew thence four golden angels.

I then searched his pouch and found all his ammunition gone.

He drew out a letter, not from among the other mail in his pouch, but from his pocket.

The opossum is famous for carrying its young in a pouch in front of the body.

I had a pouch of them in my jacket, and I cracked and ate them as I went.

Chase was at the counter checking off the packages as I put them in the pouch.

WORD ORIGIN

early 14c., "bag for carrying things," especially (late 14c.) "small bag in which money is carried," from Anglo-French puche, Old North French pouche (13c.), Old French poche "purse, poke," all from a Germanic source (cf. Old English pocca "bag;" see poke (n.1)). Extended to cavities in animal bodies from c.1400.

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bag

nouncontainer for one's possesions
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