a feather in your cap Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “a feather in your cap” in the English Dictionary

"a feather in your cap" in British English

See all translations

a feather in your cap

an ​achievement to be ​proud of: It's a ​real feather in ​ourcap to be ​playing in the ​statechampionship.
(Definition of a feather in your cap from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a feather in your cap”
in Chinese (Simplified) 可引以为豪的成就…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可引以為傲的成就…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

float

a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More