[ ploomd ]

  1. having or appearing to have a plume or plumes.

Origin of plumed

First recorded in 1520–30; plume + -ed3

Other words from plumed

  • un·plumed, adjective

Words Nearby plumed Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use plumed in a sentence

  • Two plumed carabineri stood guard as Yoko Ono received a Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement and gave a speech ending “Peace.”

    My Biennale Favorites | Anthony Haden-Guest | June 8, 2009 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • When she arrived she made a regular entry into the city in a coach all gold and glass, drawn by eight superb plumed horses.

  • He bowed, with a flourish of his plumed hat, and would with that have taken his departure but that the Seneschal stayed him.

    St. Martin's Summer | Rafael Sabatini
  • Tall as Wilbur Edes was, he was overshadowed by that immaculate blond pompadour and that plumed picture hat.

    The Butterfly House | Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • I plumed myself on my favor, but I was bottle-brave last night, and I blundered.

    The Proud Prince | Justin Huntly McCarthy