Shirr meaning

shûr
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To make shirring in (cloth or a garment)
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To gather (cloth) into decorative rows by parallel stitching.
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To cook (unshelled eggs) by baking until set.
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To bake (eggs) in small buttered dishes, often with crumbs, cheese, etc.
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(US, sewing) To make gathers in textiles by drawing together parallel threads.
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(US) To bake (a raw egg removed from its shell) in a baking dish.
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(sewing) A shirring.
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Origin of shirr

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Unknown.

    From Wiktionary