- a petticoat.
- a woman.
Words nearby placket
Origin of placket
Examples from the Web for placket
Put the hemmed bands on the side having the placket and the gusset, and the overhand bands on the side of the nightgown opening.Handicraft for Girls|Idabelle McGlauflin
The placket of a skirt should have an underlap extending well below the opening.
There should be a double line of stitching across the bottom of the hem to strengthen the placket.
By St. Winifred's placket, cried Gymnast, this case has been often tried.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais
A placket is an opening in a garment allowing it to be put on.