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pleat British & World English

A double or multiple fold in a garment or other item made of cloth, held by stitching the top or side

pleat English Thesaurus

a pleat at the edge of the curtain

box pleat British & World English

A pleat consisting of two parallel creases facing opposite directions and forming a raised band

pinch pleat British & World English

Any one of a cluster of small pleats, used especially in curtains. Usually attributive.

pleat front British & World English

A garment, such as a shirt, blouse, or pair of trousers, with a pleat or pleats at the front.

kick-pleat British & World English

An inverted pleat in a narrow skirt to allow freedom of movement

knife pleat British & World English

A sharp, narrow pleat on a skirt, typically one of many folded in the same direction and overlapping each other

sunray pleats British & World English

Widening pleats radiating out from a skirt’s waistband