noun. ['ˈpɪkˌpɑːkət'] a thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places.
- pick (English)
- picken (Middle English (1100-1500))
- pocket (English)
- pocket (Middle English (1100-1500))
Words that Rhyme with Pickpocket
Example sentences of the word pickpocket
1. Noun, singular or mass
This ensures that money is always ready to go, even in the event of a pickpocket hit.