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 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.
Denisov's face puckered still more.
Bilibin puckered his skin in preparation for something witty.
He puckered his face, screwed up his eyes, and pensively swayed his head.
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.
The stomach is large and very complex, its walls being puckered by longitudinal muscular bands into a number of folds.
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.
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."
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.
Wrinkled and puckered by exposure to the weather, the faces even of the younger Lapps assume an appearance of old age.
Among the fancy cloths made in cotton may be mentioned: matting, which includes various kinds with some similarity in appearance to a matting texture; matelasse, which is in some degree an imitation of French dress goods of that name; pique, also of French origin, woven in stripes in relief, which cross the width of the piece, and usually finished stiff; Bedford cord, a cheaper variety of pique in which the stripes run the length of the piece; oatmeal cloth, which has an irregular surface suggesting the grain of oatmeal, commonly dyed cream colour; crimp cloth, in which a puckered effect is obtained by uneven shrinkage; grenadine, said to be derived from Granada, a light dress material originally made of silk or silk and wool; brilliant, a dress material, usually with a small raised pattern; leno, possibly a corrupt form of the French linon or lawn, a kind of fancy gauze used for veils, curtains, &c.; lappet, a light material with a figure or pattern as lawn, batiste, serge, huckaback, galloon, and a large number of names are of obvious derivation and use, such as umbrella cloth, apron cloth, sail cloth, book-binding cloth, shroud cloth, 1 Including Federated Malay States.
The orifice of the urethra is about an inch below the glans clitoridis and is slightly puckered.
His hair and whiskers were shot with gray, and his face was all crinkled and puckered like a withered apple.
Remember to really put some effort into exhaling through your puckered lips.
puckered little mouth with too much lipstick became a dripping, gaping maw, with needle-sharp teeth the size of bayonet blades.
Some of the joints were dry, all looked slightly puckered on top (not how it looks when too cold ).
The mouth comes wide open just like this, not puckered up.
She has a puckered forehead, a peering expression, and probably rounded shoulders.
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.
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.
puckered skin and shriveled puce.
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