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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Purse, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pursed p. pr. & vb. n. Pursing.]
 1. To put into a purse.
    I will go and purse the ducats straight.   --Shak.
 2. To draw up or contract into folds or wrinkles, like the mouth of a purse; to pucker; to knit.
    Thou . . . didst contract and purse thy brow.   --Shak.