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  Definition of purse
  1. a bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women); "she reached into her bag and found a comb"
  2. a small bag for carrying money
  3. a sum of money offered as a prize; "the purse barely covered the winner''s expenses"
  4. a sum of money spoken of as the contents of a money purse; "he made the contribution out of his own purse"; "he and his wife shared a common purse"
  5. contract one''s lips into a rounded shape
  6. gather or contract into wrinkles or folds; pucker; "purse ones''s lips"
Similar Words: bag, handbag, pocketbook, wrinkle

 

Hyponyms: clutch bag, etui, evening bag, reticule, shoulder bag, pooch, pooch out

 

Derivational Morphology: bag, wrinkle, furrow, crease, crinkle, seam, line

 

Anagrams: super, sprue

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 钱包   Dutch: handtas  
Finnish: rahapussi   French: bourse  
German: Geldbörse   Hungarian: erszény  
Italian: portafoglio   Japanese: 財布  
Korean: 지갑   Portuguese: bolsa  
Russian: сумка   Spanish: bolsa  
 
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