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Definition 1: a small or medium size container for holding or carrying things - [noun denoting artifact]

(pouch is a kind of ...) a flexible container with a single opening

"he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"

(... is a kind of pouch ) pouch used in the shipment of mail

(... is a kind of pouch ) a small pouch inside a garment for carrying small articles

(... is a kind of pouch ) a fur or leather pouch worn at the front of the kilt as part of the traditional dress of Scottish Highlanders

(... is a kind of pouch ) a pouch for carrying pipe tobacco

(... is a kind of pouch ) a small pouch (usually with a zipper) that attaches to a belt and is worn around the waist

Definition 2: (anatomy) saclike structure in any of various animals (as a marsupial or gopher or pelican) - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for pouch in the sense of this definition

(pouch is a kind of ...) a structure resembling a bag in an animal

(... is a kind of pouch ) thick-walled muscular pouch below the crop in many birds and reptiles for grinding food

(... is a kind of pouch ) a small pouch into which the semicircular canals open

(... is a kind of pouch ) a small conical pouch projecting from the upper anterior part of each atrium of the heart

(... is a kind of pouch ) a pouch projecting from the top front of each atrium of the heart

(... is a kind of pouch ) a membranous pouch inside the mouth of many rodents (as a gopher)

(... is a kind of pouch ) an external abdominal pouch in most marsupials where newborn offspring are suckled

(... is a kind of pouch ) the external pouch that contains the testes

(pouch belongs to category ...) the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals

Definition 3: an enclosed space - [noun denoting shape]

Samples where pouch or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the trapped miners found a pocket of air

Synonyms for pouch in the sense of this definition

(pouch is a kind of ...) space that is surrounded by something

Definition 4: swell or protrude outwards - [verb of change]

Samples where pouch or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • His stomach bulged after the huge meal

Synonyms for pouch in the sense of this definition

(pouch is a kind of ...) assume a different shape or form

(... is a kind of pouch ) stick out or up

"The parcel bulked in the sack"

Definition 5: put into a small bag - [verb of contact]

(pouch is a kind of ...) put into a bag

"The supermarket clerk bagged the groceries"

Definition 6: send by special mail that goes through diplomatic channels - [verb of contact]

(pouch is a kind of ...) send via the postal service

"I'll mail you the check tomorrow"

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