Both movies feature an abundance of feather boas, glitter makeup, and dressing-room catfights.
They're doing their best, but they're fighting a dinosaur with a feather.
And then Joan, dressed in a black sparkly dressing gown with a feather ruff—literally—rang the dinner gong.
He thought Redskins was funny, just as he thought the war paint and feather headdress he made the head coach wear were funny.
The Cessna landed like a feather on Bettles Field, a long, flat airstrip built by the Navy during World War II.
The Prince concealed the feather in a safe place and went his way.
They stung the feather'd horse: with fierce alarm He flapp'd towards the sound.
Draw this feather from your wing: one gentle touch of it will recall the mirror to its natural passion, a love of money.
Happily for the animal, I was as light as a feather in those days.
Mother took the feather ticks off the two bedsteads and bundled them up to take to America.
Old English feðer "feather," in plural, "wings," from Proto-Germanic *fethro (cf. Old Saxon fethara, Old Norse fioþr, Swedish fjäder, Middle Dutch vedere, Dutch veder, Old High German fedara, German Feder), from PIE *pet-ra-, from root *pet- "to rush, to fly" (see petition (n.)). Feather-headed "silly" is from 1640s. Feather duster attested by 1858. Figurative use of feather in (one's) cap attested by 1734.
Old English fiðerian "to furnish with feathers or wings," from feðer (see feather (n.)). Meaning "to fit (an arrow) with feathers" is from early 13c.; that of "to deck, adorn, or provide with plumage" is from late 15c. In reference to oars (later paddles, propellers, etc.) from 1740. Phrase feather one's nest "enrich oneself" is from 1580s. Related: Feathered; feathering.
One of the light, flat structures that cover the skin of birds. A feather is made of a horny substance and has a narrow, hollow shaft bearing flat vanes formed of many parallel barbs. The barbs of outer feathers are formed of even smaller structures (called barbules) that interlock. The barbs of down feathers do not interlock. Evolutionarily, feathers are modified scales, first seen in certain dinosaurs.