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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Simple cutting instruments whose blades fold into the handles for ease in carrying.

Usage examples (35)
  • I say just let them fight the Comanches with their pocketknives.
  • Crackdowns outlawing pocketknives have not made a dent in stabbings.
  • I wanted to buy pocketknives in Spain and market them through the mail.
  • Everybody has been asking about the small pocketknives, the ones that you mentioned. for more
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