Translation of "feather" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /ˈfeð·ər/ us /ˈfeð·ər/

one of the soft, light things that cover a bird’s skin

a feather in your cap

an achievement to be proud of

un fiore all’occhiello
It’s a real feather in our cap to be representing our country in this contest. È veramente un fiore all’occhiello rappresentare il nostro paese in questa gara.
verb uk /ˈfeð·ər/ /ˈfeð·ər/
feather your own nest

to make yourself rich, especially in a way that is selfish or dishonest

arricchirsi disonestamente

(Translation of “feather” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)