placket definition

  • noun:
    • A slit in a dress, blouse, or top.
    • A pocket, especially in a lady's top.
    • a slit or any other opening in an item of clothes, allowing usage of pockets or fastenings
    • A petticoat, particularly an under petticoat.
    • a female.
    • a female's pocket.
    • A petticoat, esp. an under petticoat; for this reason, a cant term for a female.
    • The opening or slit kept in a petticoat or skirt for convenience in placing it on; -- called also placket opening.
    • a female's pocket.
    • A pocket, particularly a pocket in a woman's gown.
    • The orifice or slit in a petticoat or skirt; a fent.
    • A petticoat; thus, figuratively, a woman.
    • Same as placcate.
    • a bit of cloth sewn under an opening

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