a barb of a feather, used especially in dressing anglers’ flies.
an artificial fly dressed with a herl.
the barb or barbs of a feather, used to dress fishing flies
an artificial fly dressed with such barbs
[hur-luh-hee] /ˈhɜr lə hi/ noun 1. James Leo, 1927–93, U.S. playwright and novelist.
[hurm] /hɜrm/ noun 1. a monument consisting of a four-sided shaft tapering inward from top to bottom and bearing a head or bust; those of Hermes usually had an erect penis, which passersby stroked for luck. /hɜːm/ noun (pl) herms, hermae (ˈhɜːmiː), hermai (ˈhɜːmaɪ) 1. (in ancient Greece) a stone head of Hermes surmounting a […]
[hur-muh] /ˈhɜr mə/ noun, plural hermae [hur-mee] /ˈhɜr mi/ (Show IPA), hermai [hur-mahy] /ˈhɜr maɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. .
[hur-muh n] /ˈhɜr mən/ noun 1. Woodrow (“Woody”) 1913–1987, U.S. jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and bandleader. 2. a male given name: from Old English words meaning “army” and “ man.”. masc. proper name, from German Hermann, from Old High German Hariman, literally “man of war, warrior,” from hari “host, army” (see harry (v.)) + man “man” […]