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pocket knife in Daily life topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpocket knifeˈpocket knife noun (plural pocket knives) [countable]  Da small knife with one or more blades that fold into the handle syn penknife
Examples from the Corpus
pocket knifeMe, I like to carry a pocket knife.After some thought, I was able to cut the rope near the stern with my pocket knife lashed to a paddle.Where the water dripped on to my dirt floor, I scraped a trench with my pocket knife to let it drain out.Cokley managed to remove a small pocket knife from his pocket and cut Deering on the leg.