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feather

feath·er

feather

 
 
pronunciation:
fe thr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: one of the soft and light parts of a bird that grows from the skin and covers the body.
 
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: feathered, feathering, feathers
definition: to put feathers on or in.
My mom feathered the inside of my pillow to make it softer.
derivations: featherless (adj.), featherlike (adj.)
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