- to gather (fabric) into two or more parallel rows to decorate a dress, blouse, etc, often using elastic thread
- (transitive) to bake (eggs) out of their shells
- a series of gathered rows decorating a dress, blouse, etc
For the verb: "to shirr"
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
shirr (shûr),USA pronunciation v.t.
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shirr /ʃɜː/ vb
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