Translation of "feather" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈfeð.ər/ US  //

one of the many soft light things which cover a bird's body, consisting of a long thin central part with material like hairs along each side

peacock/ostrich feathers 孔雀/鸵鸟羽毛
feather pillows (= those containing feathers) 羽绒枕头
The bird ruffled its feathers. 这只鸟竖起了羽毛。

(Translation of “feather noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)