On this page:
Definition of the noun Accordion Pleat
What does Accordion Pleat mean as a name of something?
- A series of permanent folds of equal width in alternating opposite directions made in fabric, paper, or other material.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Accordion Pleat
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
by Ariane Archambault
accordion pleat Set ...
by Elizabeth J. Lewandowski
Accordion pleat. plisado en sierra: Spain. Knife pleat. plisado encontrado: Spain. Box pleat. plisirani: Romania. Woman's short skirted frock. plissé: France. Cotton fabric finished with a puckered effect. plissé crepe: Seersucker like fabric.
Historical Perspectives, Classic Designs, Contemporary Creations by Charles Randall
Accordion pleat: Single large pleats which are often used as a method of fan folding in pleated draperies before installing, or can be used in contract draperies by snapping onto channel slides. Allowance: A customary variation from an “ exact” ...
by Valerie Cumming, C. W. Cunnington, P. E. Cunnington
Similar to an accordion pleat but with all pleats facing in one direction; the actual pleats could be of any width. Knightly girdle (F & M) Period: ca. 1350–ca. 1420. A decorative belt comprising metal clasps joined together and fastened in front by ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
folding like the bellows of an accordion: an accordion pleat. – derivatives accordionist noun. – origin mid 19th cent.: from German Akkordion, from Italian accordare 'to tune'. accost 7verb [with obj.] ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Accordion Pleat
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Photos about Accordion Pleat
If you need images about Accordion Pleat for an article or a report, you can download stock photos at a very small price:
Video about Accordion Pleat
Accordion pleat Meaning
Video shows what accordion pleat means. A series of permanent folds of equal width in alternating opposite directions made in fabric, paper, or other material..
Share this page
Go to the wordplay of Accordion Pleat for some fun with words!