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verb [intransitive/transitive]     pucker pronunciation in American English
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present tense
present participlepuckering
past tensepuckered
past participlepuckered

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    pucker up

    if your lips pucker, you squeeze them together and out
    1. a.
      if your forehead puckers, it becomes full of lines, for example because you are thinking or because your head hurts
  2. 2
    if a material puckers or is puckered, it becomes full of folds and is not flat

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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