Definition of Plume

Plume v. means: A feather; esp., a soft, downy feather, or a long, conspicuous, or handsome feather.

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Plume v. means: A feather; esp., a soft, downy feather, or a long, conspicuous, or handsome feather.

Meaning of Plume

Plume (v.) means: A feather; esp., a soft, downy feather, or a long, conspicuous, or handsome feather.

More meanings / definitions of Plume or words, sentences containing Plume?

Pterophore (n.): Any moth of the genus Pterophorus and allied genera; a plume moth. See Plume moth, under Plume.

Panache (n.): A plume or bunch of feathers, esp. such a bunch worn on the helmet; any military plume, or ornamental group of feathers.

Plumed (imp. & p. p.): of Plume

Pluming (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Plume

Plumelet (n.): A small plume.

Plumiliform (a.): Having the of a plume or feather.

Plume (v. t.): To adorn with feathers or plumes.

Penniform (a.): Having the form of a feather or plume.

Pennated (a.): Winged; plume-shaped.

Pennach (n.): A bunch of feathers; a plume.

Plume (v.): An ornamental tuft of feathers.

Plumassary (n.): A plume or collection of ornamental feathers.

Plume (v.): A token of honor or prowess; that on which one prides himself; a prize or reward.

Plume (v. t.): To pride; to vaunt; to boast; -- used reflexively; as, he plumes himself on his skill.

Plume (v. t.): To pick and adjust the plumes or feathers of; to dress or prink.

Aigrette (n.): A plume or tuft for the head composed of feathers, or of gems, etc.

Chasseur (n.): An attendant upon persons of rank or wealth, wearing a plume and sword.

Displume (v. t.): To strip of, or as of, a plume, or plumes; to deprive of decoration; to dishonor; to degrade.

Egret (n.): A plume or tuft of feathers worn as a part of a headdress, or anything imitating such an ornament; an aigrette.

Hypoptilum (n.): An accessory plume arising from the posterior side of the stem of the contour feathers of many birds; -- called also aftershaft. See Illust. of Feather.

Pride (v. t.): To indulge in pride, or self-esteem; to rate highly; to plume; -- used reflexively.

Plume (v.): A large and flexible panicle of inflorescence resembling a feather, such as is seen in certain large ornamental grasses.

Plume (v. t.): To strip of feathers; to pluck; to strip; to pillage; also, to peel.

Microlepidoptera (n. pl.): A tribe of Lepidoptera, including a vast number of minute species, as the plume moth, clothes moth, etc.

Damascene (n.): A kind of plume, now called damson. See Damson.

Crest (n.): The plume of feathers, or other decoration, worn on a helmet; the distinctive ornament of a helmet, indicating the rank of the wearer; hence, also, the helmet.

Plume (v.): A feather; esp., a soft, downy feather, or a long, conspicuous, or handsome feather.

Cauda galli (): A plume-shaped fossil, supposed to be a seaweed, characteristic of the lower Devonian rocks; as, the cauda galli grit.

Plume (v.): A feather, or group of feathers, worn as an ornament; a waving ornament of hair, or other material resembling feathers.

Gorgonia (n.): A genus of Gorgoniacea, formerly very extensive, but now restricted to such species as the West Indian sea fan (Gorgonia flabellum), sea plume (G. setosa), and other allied species having a flexible, horny axis.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Plume

Meaning of CARRY A WHITE FEATHER

CARRY A WHITE FEATHER means: Show a plume of steam over the safety valves of the engine

Meaning of WHITE FEATHER

WHITE FEATHER means: Plume of steam over safety valves, indicating high boiler pressure

Meaning of TAIL OVER HER BACK

TAIL OVER HER BACK means: Engine with full head of steam, with plume resembling a squirrel's tail from her safety valve

Meaning of Pterophore

Pterophore means: Any moth of the genus Pterophorus and allied genera; a plume moth. See Plume moth, under Plume.

Meaning of Panache

Panache means: A plume or bunch of feathers, esp. such a bunch worn on the helmet; any military plume, or ornamental group of feathers.

Meaning of Plumed

Plumed means: of Plume

Meaning of Pluming

Pluming means: of Plume

Meaning of Plumelet

Plumelet means: A small plume.

Meaning of Plumiliform

Plumiliform means: Having the of a plume or feather.

Meaning of Plume

Plume means: To adorn with feathers or plumes.

Meaning of Penniform

Penniform means: Having the form of a feather or plume.

Meaning of Pennated

Pennated means: Winged; plume-shaped.

Meaning of Pennach

Pennach means: A bunch of feathers; a plume.

Meaning of Plume

Plume means: An ornamental tuft of feathers.

Meaning of Plumassary

Plumassary means: A plume or collection of ornamental feathers.

Meaning of Plume

Plume means: A token of honor or prowess; that on which one prides himself; a prize or reward.

Meaning of Plume

Plume means: To pride; to vaunt; to boast; -- used reflexively; as, he plumes himself on his skill.

Meaning of Plume

Plume means: To pick and adjust the plumes or feathers of; to dress or prink.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Gratis

Gratis means: For nothing; without fee or recompense; freely; gratuitously.

Meaning of Proceed

Proceed means: To have application or effect; to operate.

Meaning of Villainy

Villainy means: Abusive, reproachful language; discourteous speech; foul talk.

Meaning of Villany

Villany means: See Villainy.

Meaning of Vitrella

Vitrella means: One of the transparent lenslike cells in the ocelli of certain arthropods.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of guts

guts means: Courage. She only takes gut courses.

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