feather translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "feather" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /ˈfeðə/
one of the things that grow from a bird’s skin that form the covering of its body
They cleaned the oil off the seagull’s feathers.
feathered adjective
a brightly feathered bird.
feathery adjective of, like, or covered in, a feather or feathers
de plumas
a feathery hat.
soft and light
a feathery touch.
a feather in one’s cap noun something one can be proud of
un motivo de orgullo
Winning the race was quite a feather in his cap.
feather one’s (own) nest to gain money for oneself or to make oneself rich while serving others in a position of trust
barrer para casa, hacer su agosto
All the time he has been a member of that committee, he has been feathering his own nest.
Translations of “feather”
in Arabic ريشة…
in Korean 깃털…
in Malaysian bulu…
in French plume…
in Turkish tüy, kuş tüyü…
in Italian piuma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羽毛, 翎毛…
in Russian перо…
in Polish pióro…
in Vietnamese lông vũ, lông (chim)…
in Portuguese pena…
in Thai ขนนก…
in German die Feder…
in Catalan ploma…
in Japanese 羽, 羽毛…
in Indonesian bulu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羽毛, 翎毛…
(Definition of feather from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


showing no fear of dangerous or difficult things

Word of the Day

Calling occupants of interplanetary craft
Calling occupants of interplanetary craft
by Colin McIntosh,
December 01, 2015
Are you a fan of shows like Doctor Who and Star Trek? Both shows have been around since the 1960s, and, not surprisingly, have generated some of their own vocabulary, some of which has now entered the Cambridge English Dictionary. The phenomenon of fandom, meaning “the state of being a fan of

Read More 

conversational user interface noun
conversational user interface noun
November 30, 2015
a computer interface that provides information to users in normal, conversational speech in response to spoken requests Nearly every major tech company—from Amazon to Intel to Microsoft to Google—is chasing the sort of conversational user interface that Kaplan and his colleagues at PARC imagined decades ago.

Read More