[ gof-er-ing ]
/ ˈgɒf ər ɪŋ /
a decorative or ornamental frill, ruffle, etc.
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Example sentences from the Web for goffering
When he got home, he found Lucy sitting on a stool before the hearth, goffering the frills of a muslin cap.Barbara Lynn|Emily J. Jenkinson
Also, various smoothing-irons and goffering (crimping)-irons, heated on the hearth were applied to garments.Domestic Life in Virginia in the Seventeenth Century|Annie Lash Jester