Sentence Examples


  • His face was puckered up and wet with tears.
  • His huge figure, with arms hanging down and with a puckered, though smiling face, moved after Willarski with uncertain, timid steps.
  • She was nearest to him and saw how his face puckered; he seemed about to cry, but this did not last long.
  • The name is from a word meaning "to roast till puckered" or "drawn up," in reference, it is suggested, to a peculiar seam in their mocassins, though other explanations have been proposed.
  • The stomach is large and very complex, its walls being puckered by longitudinal muscular bands into a number of folds.