What does out-of-pocket mean?

Definitions for out-of-pocket

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word out-of-pocket.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. out-of-pocket(adj)

    calling for the spending of cash

    "his out-of-pocket costs were $10"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of out-of-pocket in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of out-of-pocket in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Justin Griner:

    Medicare pays for 80 percent, but 20 percent out of pocket.

  2. Maureen Monaghan:

    Young adults, like many of us, respond to the immediate out-of-pocket cost for insurance – what the monthly premium is.

  3. Frances Manfrey:

    We originally balked at our midwife’s total fee of $3,500, that all had to come out of pocket in regular payments, but we budgeted and made it work.

  4. Jennifer Deal:

    For the majority of older adults, as an out of pocket expense, it really is second to a mortgage or a car, one of the most expensive purchases you can make in your lifetime, this shows we really should be treating hearing loss.

  5. Barry Owens:

    If you just look at our out-of-pocket expenses, things we've paid to contractors, third parties, it's around $ 230,000. It doesn't take into consideration management time or damage to the resort's reputation, our accountants and attorneys are saying that this could be up to an additional $ 200,000.

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