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English definition of “pucker”

pucker

verb [I or T]     /ˈpʌk.ər/ US  // (also pucker up)
to tighten skin or cloth until small folds appear or (of skin or cloth) to form small folds: He puckered his lips and kissed her. Her mouth puckered and I thought she was going to cry. puckered seamsMaking things more or less smooth or straight pucker     noun [C] Making things more or less smooth or straight
(Definition of pucker verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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