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feather

noun /ˈfeðə/
one of the things that grow from a bird’s skin that form the covering of its body
pluma
They cleaned the oil off the seagull’s feathers.
feathered adjective
emplumado
a brightly feathered bird.
feathery adjective of, like, or covered in, a feather or feathers
de plumas
a feathery hat.
soft and light
ligero
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)
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