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Pronunciation of Plait: Learn how to pronounce Plait in English correctly

Learn how to say Plait correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word plait:

noun
1British a single length of hair, straw, rope, or other material made up of three or more interlaced strands:
she wore her dark hair in plaits
2archaic term for pleat.
verb
[with object]
form (hair, straw, rope, or other material) into a plait or plaits:
her hair had been plaited and coiled at the back of her head
make (something) by forming material into a plait or plaits:
a basket plaited from strips of flax
Origin:
late Middle English: from Old French pleit ‘a fold’, based on Latin plicare ‘to fold’. The word was formerly often pronounced like ‘plate’; since late Middle English there has been an alternative spelling plat, to which the current pronunciation corresponds