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pucker

puck·er

pucker

 
pronunciation:
puh kr
parts of speech:
transitive verb & intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: puckered, puckering, puckers
definition: to gather or contract into small folds or wrinkles.
He puckered his lips and leaned forward to kiss her.The wallpaper will pucker from moisture or heat.
synonyms:
crease, crinkle, furrow, gather, knit, purse, wrinkle
similar words:
corrugate, crease, frill, pleat, ruffle, rumple, shirr, tuck
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a fold or wrinkle, or the section of something that is wrinkled.
an irregular pucker in the cloth
synonyms:
cockle, crease, crinkle, pleat, rumple, wrinkle
similar words:
crumple, fold, shirr, tuck