What does pocketbook mean?

Definitions for pocketbookˈpɒk ɪtˌbʊk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pocketbook.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pocketbook(noun)

    your personal financial means

    "that car is too expensive for my pocketbook"

  2. wallet, billfold, notecase, pocketbook(noun)

    a pocket-size case for holding papers and paper money

  3. pocketbook, pocket book, pocket edition(noun)

    pocket-sized paperback book

  4. bag, handbag, pocketbook, purse(noun)

    a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)

    "she reached into her bag and found a comb"


  1. pocketbook(Noun)

    A woman's purse.

  2. pocketbook(Noun)

    One's personal budget or economic capacity - the amount one can afford.

  3. pocketbook(Noun)

    A small book, especially one that can fit in a pocket; a paperback; also a pocket book.

    The publishers brought out small format pocketbooks of the whole of their nature series'.

  4. pocketbook(Noun)

    A notebook that is small enough to fit in a pocket.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pocketbook(noun)

    a small book or case for carrying papers, money, etc., in the pocket; also, a notebook for the pocket


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pocketbook in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pocketbook in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dana Kaldor:

    It's when it starts hitting your pocketbook that it come become a problem.

  2. Carol Lachnit:

    Jonathan Stein have to look at Jonathan Stein own pocketbook and Jonathan Stein own budget and decide.

  3. Steve Warren:

    In addition to chipping away at their so-called caliphate, killing their leaders, we're also hitting them in the pocketbook.

  4. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    The new frontier of which I speak is not a set of promises-it is a set of challenges. It sums up not what I intend to offer the American people, but what I intend to ask of them. It appeals to their pride, not their pocketbook-it holds out the promise of more sacrifice instead of more security.

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