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Large list of clothes idioms about pockets and their meanings

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There are 3 parts for each idiom the first part is what the idiom is, then there is an explanation of what the idiom means and the last part is an example of how to use it in a sentence.

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Clothes idioms about pockets

burn a hole in one's pocket

- to stimulate someone to spend money quickly

My money is burning a hole in my pocket and I will probably spend it quickly.

have (someone) in one's pocket

- to have control over someone

The large union has the city mayor in their pocket.

line one's own pockets

- to make money for oneself in a dishonest way

The local politician was lining his own pockets and lost the next election.

out of pocket

- the direct expenses that one spends for business or personal use

My out-of-pocket expenses for my recent business trip were very low.
The money that I spent on my business trip was all out of pocket.

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