Thesaurus > Related Words: purse

  Words related to purse

Related / Similar Words: bag, handbag, pocketbook, wrinkle

 

Definition:
  • a bag used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women); "she reached into her bag and found a comb";
  • a small bag for carrying money;
  • a sum of money offered as a prize; "the purse barely covered the winner''s expenses";
  • 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";
  • contract one''s lips into a rounded shape;
  • gather or contract into wrinkles or folds; pucker; "purse ones''s lips";

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    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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