English to Afrikaans Meaning :: pleat

Pleat :
plooi
- plooiplooipleatingplooie
 

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Noun(1) any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
Verb(1) pleat or gather into a ruffle(2) fold into pleats

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(1) It is a tube of cloth folded with a pleat to fit the waist and secured with a belt or a tuck in the waist.(2) The long-sleeve style has button-through sleeve plackets, adjustable cuffs and a back pleat .(3) By definition, a pleat is a fold in cloth made by doubling the material upon itself and then pressing or stitching it into place.(4) This time there's something about the way the veil is pleated which catches your eye.(5) Because pleats tend to add bulk, opt for styles with a flat front.(6) Skirts are layered and pleated in heavy dark grey and black felt.(7) Also, try to avoid pants with pleats , as they'll make your pelvic area look bigger.(8) Pants are pleated at the top with a peg leg and worn with high heels.(9) Her skirt was orange pleated , and barely covered the tops of her thighs.(10) A heavy woolen skirt pleated at the back is held in place by a woven sash.(11) It has a tailored collar with top button loop, hemmed sleeves, matte pearl buttons, a double-layer back yoke with pleats , left chest pocket and a clean-finish hem with side vents.(12) It was that pleated black Japanese stuff which I thought would be perfect for her but she absolutely hated it.(13) She pleated the edge of the handkerchief, working it through her fingers.(14) If you do find a pair with pleats , do go easy on them.(15) Being a very feminine line, rounded shapes, inverted pleats , fringes, deconstructed cuts and chunky buttons feature in the collection.(16) Clearly, I would wear a shirt with a traditional lay-down collar, but pleats or no pleats ?
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(1) pleat ::
plooi
Synonyms
Noun
1. fold ::
vou
2. plait ::
vleg
Verb
3. fold ::
vou
4. ruffle ::
rimpeling
5. plicate ::
geplooid
Different Forms
pleat, pleated, pleating, pleats
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