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puckerverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈpʌk.ər/  us   // (also pucker up)
pucker
noun [C] uk   us  
Puckers were ​sewn in the ​sleeves of the ​blouse.
(Definition of pucker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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puckerverb [T]

 us   /ˈpʌk·ər/
to ​press together and ​formsmallfolds in something such as ​cloth or ​skin: She puckered her ​lips and gave her ​grandma a ​kiss. [M] This ​hem is all puckered up.
pucker
noun [C]  us   /ˈpʌk·ər/
Puckers were ​sewn in the ​sleeves of the ​blouse.
(Definition of pucker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pucker”
in Spanish fruncir(se), arrugar(se)…
in Vietnamese dúm dó, tạo thành nếp…
in Malaysian berkedut…
in Thai ทำให้ย่น…
in French (se) plisser…
in German die Falte…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(皮肤或布料)起皱…
in Indonesian mengerutkan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(皮膚或布料)起皺…
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