Broad term for various small containers usually made from leather, textiles, or plastic. Objects called pouches include:
- A small non-rigid bag usually with a drawstring for holding or carrying things.
- A small semi-rigid container closed with a zipper.
- A pocket-like semi-rigid container with a flap that folds over the opening. Pouches of this type may be designed to be worn like a belt, in which case they are tagged belt pouch.