gushet

noun

gush·​et
ˈgəshə̇t
plural -s
1
Scottish : the clock of a stocking
2

Word History

Etymology

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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“Gushet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gushet. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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