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  1. pleat, plaitverb

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

    braid, tress, plait, twist

  2. ruffle, pleatverb

    pleat or gather into a ruffle

    "ruffle the curtain fabric"

    ripple, ruffle up, tittup, sashay, ruffle, swagger, rumple, plicate, riffle, mix, shuffle, fluff, strut, prance, mess up, cock, cockle, flick, undulate

  3. pleat, plicateverb

    fold into pleats, "Pleat the cloth"

    ruffle, plicate

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