HyperDic: plait

English > 4 senses of the word plait:
VERBcreationplait, braid, lacemake by braiding or interlacing
contactplaitweave into plaits
NOUNbodyplait, braid, tress, twista hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
artifactplait, pleatany of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
plait > pronunciation
Soundspley't
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > plait: 4 senses > noun 1, body
MeaningA hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair.
Synonymsbraid, tress, twist
NarrowerpigtailA plait of braided hair
queueA braid of hair at the back of the head
Broaderhairdo, hairstyle, hair style, coiffure, coifThe arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)
Spanishtrenzada, trenza
Catalantrena
Verbsplaitweave into plaits
English > plait: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningAny of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape.
Synonympleat
Narrowerbox pleatA flat double pleat made by folding under the fabric on either side of it
inverted pleatA box pleat reversed so that the fullness is turned inward
kick pleatpleat in back of a straight skirt to allow ease in walking
knife pleatA single pleat turned in one direction
tuckA narrow flattened pleat or fold that is stitched in place
Broaderfold, crease, plication, flexure, crimp, bendAn angular or rounded shape made by folding
Spanishdoblez, pliegue, plisado
Catalanplec
Verbsplaitmake by braiding or interlacing
English > plait: 4 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningmake by braiding or interlacing.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsbraid, lace
CategoryhandicraftA craft that requires skillful hands
Broaderweave, tissuecreate a piece of cloth by interlacing strands of fabric, such as wool or cotton
Spanishacordonar, enlazar, tranzar, trenzar
Catalantrenar-se, trenar
Nounsplaitany of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
plaitersomeone who plaits / plaits (hair or fabric etc.)
English > plait: 4 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningweave into plaits.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelThey plait their hair
Example"plait hair"
Broaderweave, interweaveInterlace by or as if by weaving
Spanishtrenzar
Catalantrenar
Nounsplaita hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
plaitersomeone who plaits / plaits (hair or fabric etc.)

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