put (one's) hand into (one's) pocket(redirected from put one's hand into one's pocket)
put (one's) hand into (one's) pocket
To donate money. Even though he didn't have much, John was always willing to put his hand into his pocket for people in the community who needed help. I hate it when charity workers on the street try to make you feel guilty for not putting your hand into your pocket.
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