fully fledged

full-fledged

adjective

(of a young bird) having acquired its adult feathers and thus able to fly
developed or matured to the fullest degree
of full rank or status

Nearby words

  1. fullness,
  2. fullness of time,
  3. fullom,
  4. fully,
  5. fully fashioned,
  6. fully-fledged,
  7. fulmar,
  8. fulminant,
  9. fulminate,
  10. fulminating compound

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