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Synonyms for pucker

Synonyms for pucker

a line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another

Synonyms for pucker

an irregular fold in an otherwise even surface (as in cloth)

to gather something into small wrinkles or folds

draw together into folds or puckers

become wrinkled or drawn together

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Puckery, even.' Say 'I must be more audacious with words like mordacious.' NB: Find out more and share your favourite foodie words on Instagram or Twitter using @SainsburysNews and #TasteDictionary.
Astringent The drying or "puckery" sensation that is produced by tannins, most obvious in red wines.
This binding property of tannins causes the dry and puckery feeling in one's mouth following the consumption of cranberry juice or unripe bananas.
Here, among the steep green Appalachians, mining companies are moving mountains off their pedestals to get the kind of coal that Washington needs.It happened here, on a ridgeline called Sugar Tree Mountain, where locals once hunted for squirrels and puckery sour grapes.
Signature rims like Brennan's lollipop and puckery poufs like Thrasher's pickle foam demonstrate the power of the well-crafted cocktail rim.
The first time Heloise saw Mitch, he was standing beside the vending machines in the hospital cafeteria, angular and fresh in his puckery, clean white scrubs.
It's tart but not puckery, smooth but with a counterpoint of crunch, sweet and sour both (brown sugar and fresh lime juice), but bracing.
The Sea Salt & Vinegar is somewhat puckery for my taste, but it's the company's second-best seller, after the plain-Jane Lightly Salted.
The contrast involved is between the flavor of a fruit with a sweet quality and the flavor of an unripened persimmon which is puckery, harsh and biting.
Now, besides traditional snack items like mochi crunch, dried squid and crack seed for older clients, Long offers a wide variety of novelty items like lollipops containing real tequilla worms and puckery, super-sour candies that have spread word-of-mouth advertising around Kauai and boosted sales to $600,000.
What if some of these wildings are acrid and puckery, genuine verjuice, do they not still belong to the Pomaceoe, which are uniformly innocent and kind to our race?
Puckery citrus and resiny herbs are mellowed by honeyed pear and a rich mouth-feel.
astringency The drying or "puckery" tactile sensation that is produced by tannins in wine.
The satiny palate is a lavish affair, a puckery offering of ripe cherries, cereal grains and fruit.