Translation of "feather" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ˈfeð·ər/ us /ˈfeð·ər/

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

羽, 羽毛
a feather in your cap

an achievement to be proud of

名誉, 自慢の種
It’s a real feather in our cap to be representing our country in this contest.
verb uk /ˈfeð·ər/ /ˈfeð·ər/
feather your own nest

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


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