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noun as in wrinkle

verb as in draw together; wrinkle

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Example Sentences

A server pours rum over the sphere and ignites it, causing the orb to melt and revealing the main attraction, plus some pucker from passion fruit.

Cranberry sauce should be sweet but not cloying, and tart without causing pucker and anguish.

She is the author of two young adult novels, The Map That Breathed and Pucker.

On this occasion, however, it failed to produce anything more than a woebegone pucker that foreshadowed something worse.

But how about the pucker along your spine, and the awfully foolish, grinny feeling around your cheek-bones?

Joan thought hard for a minute, with a pucker in her white brow.

Aunt Betsy said she feared they had not sewed the braid on straight or the pants wouldn't pucker so at the knees.

Elizabeth looked up with a worried pucker between her girlish brows.


On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pucker, such as: crease, crinkle, crumple, fold, furrow, and plait.

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