pick somebody's pocket


pick somebody's pocket
pick sb's ˈpocket idiom
to steal sth from sb's pocket without them noticing

The back pocket on a pair of jeans is the easiest one to pick.

related noun pickpocket
Main entry:pickidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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