gushet

noun gush·et \ ˈgəshə̇t \

Definition of gushet

plural -s
1 Scottish :the clock of a stocking
2 Scottish :1gusset 2a

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Origin and Etymology of gushet

Middle English (Scots) guschet piece of armor protecting the armpit, from Middle French gouchet, gousset piece of armor protecting the armpit, armpit


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