Synonyms of pleat


1. pleat, plait, fold, crease, plication, flexure, crimp, bend

usage: any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape


1. ruffle, pleat, fold, fold up, turn up

usage: pleat or gather into a ruffle; "ruffle the curtain fabric"

2. pleat, plicate, fold, fold up, turn up

usage: fold into pleats, "Pleat the cloth"

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