pinch pleat


a narrow pleat that is usually part of a series at the top of curtains.

Nearby words

  1. pinch effect,
  2. pinch graft,
  3. pinch hit,
  4. pinch hitter,
  5. pinch pennies,
  6. pinch point,
  7. pinch roller,
  8. pinch runner,
  9. pinch-hit,
  10. pinchback

Origin of pinch pleat

First recorded in 1955–60 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019