plumy

[ ploo-mee ]
/ ˈplu mi /

adjective, plum·i·er, plum·i·est.

having plumes or feathers.
adorned with a plume or plumes: a plumy helmet.
plumelike or feathery.

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Origin of plumy

First recorded in 1575–85; plume + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for plumy

plumy
/ (ˈpluːmɪ) /

adjective plumier or plumiest

plumelike; feathery
consisting of, covered with, or adorned with feathers
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