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Princeton's WordNet

  1. feathery, feathered, plumy(adj)

    adorned with feathers or plumes

  2. feathered(adj)

    having or covered with feathers

    "our feathered friends"


  1. feathered(Adjective)

    covered with feathers

  2. feathered(Adjective)

    having the blades of oars or propellers parallel to the direction of motion

  3. feathered(Adjective)

    of a finely bevelled edge

Webster Dictionary

  1. Feathered

    of Feather

  2. Feathered(adj)

    clothed, covered, or fitted with (or as with) feathers or wings; as, a feathered animal; a feathered arrow

  3. Feathered(adj)

    furnished with anything featherlike; ornamented; fringed; as, land feathered with trees

  4. Feathered(adj)

    having a fringe of feathers, as the legs of certian birds; or of hairs, as the legs of a setter dog

  5. Feathered(adj)

    having feathers; -- said of an arrow, when the feathers are of a tincture different from that of the shaft

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of feathered in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of feathered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of feathered in a Sentence

  1. Aesop:

    The shaft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagle's own plumes. We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.

  2. Eric Burhop:

    In this McCarthyist era, people got tarred and feathered for being members of the( Communist) party, does that necessarily make them spies ? the only place you can find( definitive) evidence for these people being spies is either they've admitted to it or in the Soviet archives.

  3. Paleontologist Xu Xing:

    A scaled animal looks cooler than a furry or feathered animal. They (film directors) want dinosaurs to be cold-blooded killing machines.

  4. Rachel Johnson:

    My brother is using words like' surrender' and' capitulation' as if the people standing in the way of the blessed will of the people, as defined by the 17.4 million votes in 2016, should be hung, drawn, quartered, tarred, and feathered, i think that is highly reprehensible.

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