GRE Word List

PUCKER

gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold

The meaning of the word pucker is gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold.

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WordMeaning
uninhibitedunrepressed; free in behavior and feelings
contextwritings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
marspoil the appearance of
scurrymove hastily; hurry; move briskly
demagogueperson who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery
chastisepunish as by beating; criticize severely
mannerismdistinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
leniencymildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
mirageunreal reflection; optical illusion
homespundomestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy