Daily Dose of Samuel Johnson: PUCKER & more

My Word of the Day

To PUCKER (PU’CKER) v.a.[from puck the fairy; as elflocks, from elves; or from powk, a pocket or hollow.]To gather into corrugations; to contract into folds or plications.

I saw an hideous spectre; his eyes were sunk into his head, his face pale and withered, and his skin puckered up in wrinkles. Spectator, No. 192.

A ligature above the part wounded is pernicious, as it puckers up the intestines, and disorders its situation. Sharp.

Recent references to PUCKER on Twitter

@TJMcLaughlin2 I just earned the ‘Pucker Up’ badge on @untappd! https://t.co/KlGrK5Ckg2

@FatherBillz Simmer down and pucker up

@fbrock58 @realDonaldTrump You first fig pucker. Stop inciting your base to act like terrorists.

You are the most dangerous… https://t.co/TU01GPEbKt

@BeardedSkeptic @neutral_witch Pucker up buddy https://t.co/reLudy6WZU

@ChiChiBonga @realDonaldTrump your lips are like a facial anal pucker. Which is appropriate since everything that comes out of your mouth is SHIT

@medlineplus Pucker up! DKY that you have about 10,000 tastebuds on your tongue and can detect sweet, salty, sour, savory, and… https://t.co/gE1KMv9QCJ

@avril_jenson Pucker up! MWAH I am sending you this great big SLOPPY KISS😘BLOW YOUR MIND! Dua Lipa.. love yer!!!!!!!!! honestly.. https://t.co/NylPoGVMxT

@cocky_pucker @Sydneymichele12 no actually 🤔

@swipper62 @_ImperatorRex_ I bet pig pucker @Rosie is crying over her whole baked ham for breakfast- realising she’s not in th… https://t.co/iGnz24kO2R

@macular_pucker @UABslant @brettvito The bus was Garett Marino

@Davidbocek @MelissaJPeltier @SecretService The secret service did pay visits to most of these inbalanced individuals that spar… https://t.co/pJVNgLTG6b

@AustinStBrewery Some more insight into our East Bayside location in the latest @PortlandPhoenix Thanks Kevin! Here’s a pic of our… https://t.co/v9K321pi4b

@NoMoreCellulite The fat appears bumpy because it pushes against connective tissue, causing the skin above it to pucker. #Cellulite

@boas_pucker Nice to see a great involvement in @AfteriGEM around the world #iGEM2018 #GiantJamboree https://t.co/2rEQpYg4qM

@TMAN1138pm @KarlsonMcKenzie @wzlxnewsgirl : Yeah, Schilling was fukd over… And The Catch was great, but Kevin and Pete singi… https://t.co/mKgHRKGs2o

@thatdanagame That pucker speaks volumes. ‘Play’ in your lane…. 😘🎧 #tbt See you Saturday night at @dooleyhigh @ Rudy’s Bar https://t.co/AT6uxSFkpN

@boas_pucker Almost 250 teams of students interested in #synbio are in this room #iGEM2018 #GiantJamboree @iGEM https://t.co/lpHKGjIVll

@ActiveBeerGeek I’m excited to see more beer from Austin Street Brewery in their new location!

Article by Kevin Broydrick from… https://t.co/PhvWNefGJf

@boas_pucker @iGEM #GiantJamboree is starting in #Boston. Happy to be here again. Looking forward so see some amazing projects #iGEM2018

@TheJammieMixer #appearinantics @heyhildish Pucker up butter cup, I have had bigger shit in my mouth

Recent references to Samuel Johnson on Twitter

@MrGreat_Quote “He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.” ― Samuel Johnson #MrGreatMotivation #MrGreat #Quotes

@VanessaCarters “He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.” ― Samuel Johnson

@dankquote “He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.” ― Samuel Johnson

@LostInTheMovies @aimeeterese @Maarblek @BenjaminPDixon Lol Samuel Johnson hadn’t yet encountered “you’re just a stealth member of t… https://t.co/qo9Fj6Qg43

@ProfessorGarman QoTD – “Bachelors have consciences, married men have wives.” – Samuel Johnson #read

@anuragmishra030 “He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.” ― Samuel Johnson #quote

@jsquotespics “He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.” ― Samuel Johnson #quotes

@Noblecars @AdamParsons1 "It is very strange, and very melancholy, that the paucity of human pleasures should persuade us ever… https://t.co/gf1BZvebvE

@MGWVhaiku “He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.” ― Samuel Johnson #quote

@ThisGreenChurch “The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” ― Samuel Johnson It’s day 2… https://t.co/imQj1g20jG

@ricsl1600 Shame arises from the fear of men, conscience from the fear of God. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUB171stWeeksary 💖#VMSelosSiSif ⚡️⚡️

@The16thMan1 @andrew_trimble “What is written without effort is, in general, read without pleasure” Samuel Johnson Ping at your peril 🤣🤣

@Shareconomy4U Memory is the mother of all wisdom. Samuel Johnson

@PsychicMovement @UgbaadKilincci @rustyrockets May I recommend the writings of 18th century essayist, raconteur and poet, Samuel Joh… https://t.co/Ndaxzmscx2

@APuntite ‘Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call her own.’

Samuel Johnson

Wajaale… https://t.co/6zLfcxo8b7

@EntRo7e "Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful"

Samuel Johnson

@Greatest__Minds "Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance." ~ Samuel Johnson #strength #quotes

@ricsl1600 It generally happens that assurance keeps an even pace with ability. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUB171stWeeksary 💖#VMSelosSiSif ⚡️⚡️

@ricsl1600 Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUB171stWeeksary 💖#VMSelosSiSif ⚡️⚡️

@ricsl1600 There can be no friendship without confidence, and no confidence without integrity. – Samuel Johnson #ALDUB171stWeeksary 💖#VMSelosSiSif ⚡️⚡️

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