1. [ noun ] (zoology) a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
Synonyms: braid twist tress
Related terms: hairdo queue pigtail twist
2. [ verb ] weave into plaits

"plait hair"

Related terms: weave braid
3. [ verb ] make by braiding or interlacing
Synonyms: braid lace

"lace a tablecloth"

Related terms: weave handicraft lace braid
4. [ noun ] (clothing) any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
Synonyms: pleat
Related terms: fold inverted_pleat knife_pleat tuck box_pleat kick_pleat braid
Similar spelling:   pleat