PLUME MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Plume Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v.) A token of honor or prowess; that on which one prides himself; a prize or reward.
  2. (v.) A feather, or group of feathers, worn as an ornament; a waving ornament of hair, or other material resembling feathers.
  3. (v.) An ornamental tuft of feathers.
  4. (v.) A feather; esp., a soft, downy feather, or a long, conspicuous, or handsome feather.
  5. (v.) A large and flexible panicle of inflorescence resembling a feather, such as is seen in certain large ornamental grasses.
  6. (v. t.) To adorn with feathers or plumes.
  7. (v. t.) To strip of feathers; to pluck; to strip; to pillage; also, to peel.
  8. (v. t.) To pick and adjust the plumes or feathers of; to dress or prink.
  9. (v. t.) To pride; to vaunt; to boast; -- used reflexively; as, he plumes himself on his skill.


Synonyms:
Congratulate, Dress, Feather, Fleece, Hook, Overcharge, Pluck, Plumage, Preen, Pride, Primp, Rob, Soak, Surcharge,

• Plumery Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Plumes, collectively or in general; plumage.


• Plumeless Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Without plumes.


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