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For years, Cuomo gave me a hard time every time we crossed paths about whether I had cuffs or pleats.
Some operate like bellows, creating an accordion-like sound as they aspirate.How to Save Silent Movies: Inside New Jersey’s Cinema Paradiso|Rich Goldstein|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had skinny legs and bloated ribs fanning from his torso like an accordion strapped to his chest.‘Tracing the Blue Light’: Read Chapter 1 of Eileen Cronin’s ‘Mermaid’|Eileen Cronin|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Roll-neck designs were made in fine pleats with arms buried in folds of curved material.
Dresses, too, were made of panels of pleats that came together like waves smashing into one another.
A sailor, who had brought an accordion with him, was playing "While the North Sea roars," and other popular airs.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
The proprietor, being angry, rescued the accordion roughly; whereupon Anne pouted and cast appealing glances on her friends.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
However, Muriel in her salmon-coloured, accordion-pleated frock bowled Michael off his superior pedestal.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
It seemed to have been pleated and shoved together like an accordion.Hunters Out of Space|Joseph Everidge Kelleam
Poor Mr. Nicholson had bought an accordion, which he amused himself in the long evenings with playing.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events|S. Baring-Gould