- A collared, typically ruffled addressing for the throat and arms, popular in 16th-century Europe and used specifically by females.
- A covering for throat, and often the arms and breast; originally worn by both sexes, but later by ladies alone; a ruff.
- A hen; -- so named through the ruffing of the woman neck feathers.
- A garment the throat and shoulders, especially for women.
- A hen.
Sentence for "partlet"
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Synonym for "partlet"