ruche

play
noun \ ˈrüsh \
variants: or ruching play \ˈrü-shiŋ\

Definition of ruche

:a pleated, fluted, or gathered strip of fabric used for trimming

ruched

play \ˈrüsht\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of ruche

French ruche literally, beehive, from Medieval Latin rusca bark


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