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ˈfɛð ə rifeath·e·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. featherlike, featheryadjective

    resembling or suggesting a feather or feathers

    "feathery palm trees"

  2. featheryadjective

    characterized by a covering of feathers

    "the feathery congregation of jays"

  3. feathery, feathered, plumyadjective

    adorned with feathers or plumes


  1. featheryadjective

    resembling feathers

  2. featheryadjective

    covered with feathers

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Featheryadjective

    Cloathed with feathers.

    Etymology: from feather.

    Or whistle from the lodge, or village cock
    Count the night-watches to his feathery dames. John Milton.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Featheryadjective

    pertaining to, or resembling, feathers; covered with, or as with, feathers; as, feathery spray or snow

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of feathery in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of feathery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of feathery in a Sentence

  1. Sam Saboura:

    Another big, big trend is exaggerated volume, ruffles and feathers, ruffly feathery things.

  2. Olga Katic:

    If you get some mushrooms from the store and expose their gills — the feathery ribs on the underside of the mushroom cap — to sunlight, their vitamin D content shoots up, there are so many interesting compounds in them.

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