Synonyms for Pocketing:
Procuring, Heaping, wrangling, assuming, catching, bagging, Annexing, Obtaining, buying, winning, Luring, netting, Retrieving, Accumulating, landing, collecting, Capturing, Reaping, scoring, Claiming, Securing, fetching, Amassing, harvesting, Garnering, Cornering, Adding, purchasing, incurring.
assimilating, absorbing, devouring, accepting, gulping, accessing, Admitting, inhaling, inspiring, Receiving, Engorging, taking, getting, Gobbling, eating, Swallowing, ingesting, acquiring.
poaching, stealing, Extorting, Blackmailing, burglarizing, copping, Robbing, holding up, Palming, Swiping, Grabbing, Fleecing, rustling, Lifting, Defrauding, Pirating, Abstracting, nipping, Pilfering, heisting, Plagiarizing, Filching, mugging, Swindling, sticking up, hauling, shoplifting, Embezzling, hijacking, plundering, looting.
Usage examples for Pocketing
This matter being arranged by my instant agreement to her terms, she showed me to my rooms, which were on the second floor, and commanded a good view of the river face; and, pocketing a week's rental in advance, the old lady retired, after recommending me to an ordinary where the food was excellent and the Frontignac old. – The Chevalier d'Auriac by S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats