besom pocketbesom pocket
an inset, flapless pocket, often in a jacket or trousers, having a slit opening trimmed with a welt or with reinforced stitching
Origin of besom pocketfrom uncertain or unknown; perhaps
A flapless pocket trimmed with welting or reinforced stitching.
Origin of besom pocketbesom reinforcement around pocket opening
(plural besom pockets)
- A pocket on the inside of a garment accessed through a slit with a reinforced lower edge, with no flap.