goffering iron


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n goffering iron an iron used to press pleats and ridges
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In literature:

The women fled back to their tables, and started ironing, goffering, crimping for dear life, with irons hot and cold.
"Brother Copas" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Not that she ever touched Soapsuds or Flat-iron or Goffering-stick herself.
"The Strange Adventures of Captain Dangerous, Vol. 2 of 3" by George Augustus Sala