goffer




Definitions of goffer
  1. verb

    make wavy with a heated goffering iron

    goffer the trim of the dress”
    synonyms:
    gauffer
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    type of:

    wave

    set waves in

  2. noun

    an iron used to press pleats and ridges

    synonyms:
    gauffer, gauffering iron, goffering iron
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    type of:

    iron, smoothing iron

    home appliance consisting of a flat metal base that is heated and used to smooth cloth

  3. noun

    an ornamental frill made by pressing pleats

    synonyms:
    gauffer
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    type of:

    flounce, frill, furbelow, ruffle

    a strip of pleated material used as a decoration or a trim

  4. noun

    a zealously energetic person (especially a salesman)

    synonyms:
    gopher
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    type of:

    busy bee, dynamo, eager beaver, live wire, sharpie, sharpy

    an alert and energetic person

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