Origin of goffer
Words nearby goffer
How to use goffer in a sentence
Dr. Fellowes had the kindness to give me a goffer (a large field-mouse), undoubtedly Diplostoma bulbivorum.
A new mortification for poor Cinderella, for it was she who had to iron her sisters' fine linen, and goffer their ruffles.Tales of Passed Times|Charles Perrault
Hence our verb to goffer, to give a cellular appearance to a frill.The Romance of Words (4th ed.)|Ernest Weekley