1. [ noun ] a metal plate used to strengthen a joist
Synonyms: gusset_plate
Related terms: plate brace
2. [ noun ] (military,medieval) a piece of chain mail covering a place unprotected by armor plate
Synonyms: voider
Related terms: chain_mail chain_armor chain_mail body_armor
3. [ noun ] (clothing) a piece of material inset to strengthen or enlarge a garment
Synonyms: inset
Related terms: piece_of_cloth garment
Similar spelling:   gust