verb gof·fer \ˈgä-fər, ˈgȯ-, also ˈgō-\
variants: or

Definition of goffer

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to crimp, plait, or flute (as linen or lace) especially with a heated iron



Origin and Etymology of goffer

French gaufrer, from gaufre honeycomb, waffle, from Old French, of Germanic origin; akin to Middle Dutch wafel waffle

First Known Use: 1706

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