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synonyms for pursed

  • pucker
  • close
  • cockle
  • contract
  • crease
  • knit
  • ruffle
  • tighten
  • wrinkle
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antonyms for pursed

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  • release
  • smooth
  • open
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How to use pursed in a sentence

He created an effigy of a double-faced model of Benedict Arnold in a carriage, dressed in a red coat and holding a letter to Beelzebub with the devil standing behind him shaking a purse full of money.
WHEN SCIENCE WAS THE BEST SHOW IN AMERICA - ISSUE 93: FORERUNNERSLEE ALAN DUGATKINNOVEMBER 18, 2020NAUTILUS
The court filing shows several examples of these items, which included wallets, purses, belts and sunglasses, which were designer dupes of brands like Gucci and Dior.
AMAZON SUES ONLINE INFLUENCERS ENGAGED IN A COUNTERFEIT SCHEMESARAH PEREZNOVEMBER 12, 2020TECHCRUNCH
A purse was stolen from a vehicle entered by breaking a window.
LOUDOUN COUNTY CRIME REPORTNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I am sure the waitstaff does not want to collect them, yet I really don't want them back in my purse, either.
MISS MANNERS: MY LOVELY WIFE SEEMS IRRITATED NOW THAT WE’RE TOGETHER CONSTANTLYJUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Rumpl's new Featherlite Puffy packs down small enough to fit into a purse or a small backpack, weighs one pound, and will keep your legs warmer than any pair of dayglow shell trousers.
HOW TO LAYER FOR OUTDOOR DINING THIS FALL AND WINTERWES SILEROCTOBER 14, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Instead of tightening its purse strings, Chewy proved that its leadership consisted of dyed-in-the-wool animal lovers.
DIGIDAY RESILIENCE AWARDS WINNERS: HOW BRANDS PROTECTED THEIR WORKERS AND GAVE BACK TO THE WORLD IN A TIME OF CRISISDIGIDAY AWARDSOCTOBER 8, 2020DIGIDAY
When it’s not in use, the vest packs into its own pocket and takes up almost no room in a purse or pack.
7 OF OUR FAVORITE MEN'S AND WOMEN'S FALL LAYERSJAKOB SCHILLEROCTOBER 3, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Congress really is acknowledged to have the power of the purse and that does constrain what the executive branch can do.
DOES THE PRESIDENT MATTER AS MUCH AS YOU THINK? (EP. 404)STEPHEN J. DUBNERFEBRUARY 6, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Billy Towler pursed his little red lips as he nodded his small head and winked one of his large blue eyes.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
He had a roundish face, a little fleshy under the chin, a soft-lipped mouth that from habit he held slightly pursed, muddy eyes.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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