What does the word pocketbook mean?

Usage examples for pocketbook

  1. The Chief picked them carefully up, and put them in his pocketbook as a wild clanging down below announced the coming of the ambulance. – The Boy Scouts on a Submarine by Captain John Blaine
  2. I think everybody should to the limit of their pocketbook and ability. – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage
  3. Instead of giving him a new number, Mr. Garrott unexpectedly produced a dollar- bill from his pocketbook, and tossed it up to him with a sudden laugh. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison