verb (used with or without object)
to draw or gather into wrinkles or irregular folds, as material or a part of the face; constrict:
Worry puckered his brow.
a wrinkle; an irregular fold.
a puckered part, as of cloth tightly or crookedly sewn.
Archaic. a state of agitation or perturbation.
to gather or contract (a soft surface such as the skin of the face) into wrinkles or folds, or (of such a surface) to be so gathered or contracted
a wrinkle, crease, or irregular fold
adjective 1. (NZ, informal) ruined; exhausted
adjective 1. puckered. 2. puckering. 3. tending to pucker.
- Puck hog
noun 1. (hockey:Ice, informal) a player who is reluctant to pass the puck to other members of his or her team
adjective, (often initial capital letter) 1. mischievous; impish.
noun 1. (hurling) a free hit from the goal area made by the goalkeeper