Definition of Goffering

1. Verb. (present participle of goffer) ¹



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Definition of Goffering

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Goffering

goes up
goest
goeth
goethite
goethites
goetic
goeties
goety
goey
gofer
gofers
goff
goffed
goffer
goffered
goffering (current term)
gofferings
goffers
goffing
goffs
gogetting
gogga
goggle
goggle-box
goggle-boxes
goggle-eye
goggle-eyed
goggle-eyed plover
goggle box
goggle boxes

Literary usage of Goffering

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1. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1878)
"A variety of other forms of goffering- •withering away when they have dispersed ... For hollowing petals, the goffering-iron is simply a polished iron ball ..."

2. Laundry Work: For Use in Homes and Schools by Juniata L. Shepperd (1909)
"... to launder 98 Flannelette, to clean 107' Floor of the Laundry Room 3 Fluting, Crimping and goffering 66 Form for Baby's Shirt, illustration 42 Function ..."

3. Technological Dictionary: English-Spanish and Spanish-English of Words and by Néstor Ponce de León (1920)
"bolter tamine. estampa (mw) stamp, marking iron, marking — de abajo (mw) bottom swage, die. hammer, goffering mould, snap die, swage (eng. ..."

4. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"A crimp- iug-iron used for plaiting or fluting frills, etc. goffering-press (gof 'er-ing-pres), ». A fluting-, plaiting-, or crimping-press, especially for ..."

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