verb (used with object)
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Origin of shirr
OTHER WORDS FROM shirrun·shirred, adjective
Words nearby shirr
Example sentences from the Web for shirred
Then a small heading is made on one side of the strip that is to be shirred.The Library of Work and Play: Needlecraft|Effie Archer Archer
She shirred and sewed together a piece of cloth about three yards around.Old Rail Fence Corners|Various
Two lamps made of quaint old green jars with lavender decorations have shirred shades of the same silk.
This lamp, like the one in the drawing-room, is made from a porcelain vase, with a shirred silk shade on a wire frame.
A shirred silk workbag hung at her side, and she carried a tiny parasol.Patty's Friends|Carolyn Wells