Meaning of pleat in English
Definitions1. pleat or gather into a ruffle
- « ruffle the curtain fabric »
- 2. fold into pleats, "Pleat the cloth"
Etymologylate Middle English: a variant of plait. The written form of the word became obsolete between c1700 and the end of the 19th century
Definitions1. any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape