What does displume mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deplume, displumeverb

    strip of honors, possessions, or attributes

  2. pluck, pull, tear, deplume, deplumate, displumeverb

    strip of feathers

    "pull a chicken"; "pluck the capon"


  1. displumeverb

    To deprive of feathers, plumes, awards.


  1. displume

    The term "displume" is not commonly used in the English language and may not have a recognized general definition. Possible interpretations could be to remove feathers from a bird or to strip something or someone of its honors or privileges, in the metaphorical sense of plucking feathers. Please provide the context in which the word is used for a more accurate definition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Displumeverb

    to strip of, or as of, a plume, or plumes; to deprive of decoration; to dishonor; to degrade

  2. Etymology: [Pref. dis- + plume: cf. OF. desplumer, F. dplumer.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Displume

    dis-plōōm′, v.t. to deprive of plumes or feathers.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. displume

    To deprive of decoration or ornament; to degrade.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of displume in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of displume in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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    A proprietary
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    C ravening
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