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pleat

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A skirt with pleats.

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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
pleat

Plural
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  1. A fold in the fabric of a garment, as a part of the design of the garment, with the purpose of adding controlled fullness or taking up excess fabric. There are many types of pleats, differing in their construction and appearance.
  2. A plait.

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Verb

Infinitive
to pleat

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to pleat (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To form one or more pleats in a piece of fabric or a garment.

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