Related formsfeath·er·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for feathery
The creation has a feathery train and a ragged flow of ruffled panels, which create the body of the dress and extend to the floor.Here Comes the Bride…In Flaming Red: Two Centuries of Colorful Wedding Dresses|Liza Foreman|May 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Feathery and light, it can prepare the ground for all that follows.
One day in Pennsylvania, he slaughtered 70 pheasant in a fine display of feathery carnage.
There, a million million feathery daisies sway and dance in the breeze, lifting their snowy wheels to the blue June sky.Ladies-In-Waiting|Kate Douglas Wiggin
However this may be, there certainly is a decidedly German sentiment in the feathery scrolls just described.
One day, after his mother had gone, he was lying very still in the nest, looking up through the feathery grass.How to Tell Stories to Children|Sara Cone Bryant
In autumn the water meadows are a shimmer of purple and red from the masses of feathery lavender that grow there.Venice|Dorothy Menpes
The road is a little-traveled one, and furrows of feathery grasses grow between the long, hot, sandy stretches of the wheel-ruts.The Village Watch-Tower|(AKA Kate Douglas Riggs) Kate Douglas Wiggin