a brush for dusting, made of a bundle of large feathers attached to a short handle.
[feth -erd] /ˈfɛð ərd/ adjective 1. clothed, covered, or provided with , as a bird or an arrow. 2. quick; rapid; speedy; swift: feathered feet. 3. (of a veneer) cut to show a figure resembling a plume. [feth -er] /ˈfɛð ər/ noun 1. one of the horny structures forming the principal covering of birds, consisting […]
[feth -er-ej] /ˈfɛð ərˌɛdʒ/ noun 1. an that thins out like a . 2. the thinner of a wedge-shaped board or plank. 3. a tool for giving a smooth, even finish to plasterwork at corners. 4. (in silver work) a band of closely spaced oblique lines engraved along an of a piece. /ˈfɛðərˌɛdʒ/ noun 1. […]
noun 1. a Eurasian weed, Chenopodium botrys, of the amaranth family, having clusters of inconspicuous flowers and unpleasant smelling, lobed leaves.
noun 1. any American grass of the genus Stipa, having a feathery appendage. noun 1. a perennial grass, Stipa pennata, native to the steppes of Europe and N Asia, cultivated as an ornament for its feathery inflorescence