Definition Of folds


(of an enterprise or organization) cease operating as a result of financial problems or a lack of support.

the club folded earlier this year

a form or shape produced by the gentle draping of a loose, full garment or piece of cloth.

the fabric fell in soft folds

a line or crease produced in paper or cloth as the result of folding it.

Folding clothes gives a sharp crease along the fold line.

a pen or enclosure in a field where livestock, especially sheep, can be kept.

Whaw comes from the Norse meaning ‘the enclosure near the fold where sheep are milked’.

bend (something flexible and relatively flat) over on itself so that one part of it covers another.

she folded all her clothes and packed all her bags

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