How to use Puckered in a sentence
His face was puckered up and wet with tears.
She was nearest to him and saw how his face puckered; he seemed about to cry, but this did not last long.
His huge figure, with arms hanging down and with a puckered, though smiling face, moved after Willarski with uncertain, timid steps.
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.
His hair and whiskers were shot with gray, and his face was all crinkled and puckered like a withered apple.Advertisement
The mouth comes wide open just like this, not puckered up.
Denisov's face puckered still more.
Remember to really put some effort into exhaling through your puckered lips.
Some of the joints were dry, all looked slightly puckered on top (not how it looks when too cold ).
She has a puckered forehead, a peering expression, and probably rounded shoulders.Advertisement
Countess Mary raised her head and tried to speak, but hastily looked down again and her lips puckered.
The classic lipstick kiss mark will always be a set of puckered lips in full-on kissing position, but that doesn't mean you have to limit your kisses to this classic mark, get creative and try different kiss shapes for fun and whimsy.
Buy clear or colored lip glosses and get perfect, puckered lips.
If you’ve ever puckered your lips from the bitter taste of Cabernet, you’ve experienced tannins in action.
This doesn't apply to dresses with trendy hems, such as bubble shapes, which are puckered inward.Advertisement
A trick that designers utilize to create an illusion of featherweight airness for summer designs is using crinkles or puckered fabrics or metallics, foils, jacquards, and brocades.
It shapes and supports the breasts and offers puckered panels for a contoured fit.
Some species, especially those of a thick or leathery texture, contract so much in drying that without strong pressure the edges of the paper become puckered.
The orifice of the urethra is about an inch below the glans clitoridis and is slightly puckered.
The stomach is large and very complex, its walls being puckered by longitudinal muscular bands into a number of folds.Advertisement
Wrinkled and puckered by exposure to the weather, the faces even of the younger Lapps assume an appearance of old age.
Bilibin puckered his skin in preparation for something witty.
He tried to say something, but his face suddenly puckered and wrinkled; he waved his arm at Toll and turned to the opposite side of the room, to the corner darkened by the icons that hung there.
He puckered his face, screwed up his eyes, and pensively swayed his head.
The difference between his former and present self was that formerly when he did not grasp what lay before him or was said to him, he had puckered his forehead painfully as if vainly seeking to distinguish something at a distance.Advertisement
Pierre choked, his face puckered, and he turned hastily away, went back to his trap muttering something to himself as he went, and took his seat.
His eyes, nose, and mouth all seemed puckered into a vacant, wearied grimace, and his arms and legs always fell into unnatural positions.
You are faced by one of two things," and the skin over his left temple puckered, "either you will not reach your regiment before peace is concluded, or you will share defeat and disgrace with Kutuzov's whole army."