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    Default How to say "a hole forms on a pocket"?

    I wonder how you may say in spoken language that if suddenly a hole "shows up" on your pockets of pants/shorts...
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    Default Re: How to say "a hole forms on a pocket"?

    There is a hole in my pants' pocket.

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    Default Re: How to say "a hole forms on a pocket"?

    I've ripped my pocket.
    I've torn my jeans.
    There's a tear in my shirt.
    There's a rip in my trousers.
    There's a hole in my pocket.
    My trouser pocket has a hole in it.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: How to say "a hole forms on a pocket"?

    You can also "wear a hole in your pocket"; "I've worn a hole in my pocket".
    This use of 'wear' is different from "wearing clothes, pants" etc. It means "wear down, erode, abrade".

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    Default Re: How to say "a hole forms on a pocket"?

    So many answers. Thank you all so much! I've learned a lot.

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