feathery

[ feth-uh-ree ]
/ ˈfɛð ə ri /

adjective

clothed or covered with feathers; feathered.
resembling feathers; light; airy; unsubstantial: feathery clouds.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. feathering,
  2. featherlight,
  3. feathers,
  4. featherstitch,
  5. featherweight,
  6. featly,
  7. feature,
  8. feature story,
  9. feature-length,
  10. featured

Origin of feathery

First recorded in 1570–80; feather + -y1

Related formsfeath·er·i·ness, noun

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