from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A triangular piece of fabric usually set into the hem of a garment to add fullness.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A piece of fabric inserted into a garment along a seam or cut to lengthen the free edge, and to make a garment roomier and to add a wavy edge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See goddet.
French, goblet, godet, from Middle Dutch codde, cylindrical piece of wood.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)