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purse
/ p\:s; p[s/ v [Tn, Tn.p] ~ sth (up) draw together or pucker (one's lips) in wrinkles esp as a sign of disapproval or displeasure : with pursed lips * purse (up) one's lips .
OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY posted at 2009-11-22 13:42:10
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Better Explanations about "purse"

handbag (US purse)
n small bag for money, keys, etc, carried esp by women . =>illus at luggage luggage.
OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY posted at 2009-11-22 13:42:10
purse
/ p\:s; p[s/ n 1 [C] small bag for money (formerlyclosed by drawing strings together and now usu with a clasp) , , : a leather/plastic purse [] * Her purse was stolen from her handbag. . Cf wallet. 2 [sing] money available for spending; funds or resources ; ; : the public purse * the privy Purse . 3 [C] sum of money collected and given as a gift or prize : a purse of 50000, eg for the winner of a boxing match 50000. 4 [C] (US) handbag . 5 (idm ) hold the `purse-strings have control of spending : I can't offer you any more money because I don't hold the purse-strings. , . loosen/tighten the `purse-strings increase/reduce expenditure [].
OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY posted at 2009-11-22 13:42:10
purse
/ p\:s; p[s/ n 1 [C] small bag for money (formerlyclosed by drawing strings together and now usu with a clasp) , , : a leather/plastic purse [] * Her purse was stolen from her handbag. . Cf wallet. 2 [sing] money available for spending; funds or resources ; ; : the public purse * the privy Purse . 3 [C] sum of money collected and given as a gift or prize : a purse of 50000, eg for the winner of a boxing match 50000. 4 [C] (US) handbag . 5 (idm ) hold the `purse-strings have control of spending : I can't offer you any more money because I don't hold the purse-strings. , . loosen/tighten the `purse-strings increase/reduce expenditure [].
OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY posted at 2009-11-22 13:42:10
handbag (US purse)
n small bag for money, keys, etc, carried esp by women . =>illus at luggage luggage.
OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY posted at 2009-11-22 13:42:10

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