fledgeless
fledgeless fledgeless adj. not equipped with feathers; -- of an arrow.

Syn: unfledged, unvaned. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • fledgeless — adj. lacking feathers, lacking plumage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fledgeless — fledge·less …   English syllables

  • fledgeless — adjective (of an arrow) not equipped with feathers shot an unfledged arrow • Syn: ↑unfledged, ↑unvaned • Similar to: ↑unfeathered, ↑featherless …   Useful english dictionary

  • fledge — fledgeless, adj. /flej/, v., fledged, fledging, adj. v.t. 1. to bring up (a young bird) until it is able to fly. 2. to furnish with or as if with feathers or plumage. 3. to provide (an arrow) with feathers. v.i. 4. (of a young bird) to acquire… …   Universalium

  • featherless — adjective having no feathers a featherless biped the unfeathered legs of an Orpington • Syn: ↑unfeathered • Ant: ↑feathered (for: ↑unfeathered) …   Useful english dictionary

  • unfeathered — adjective 1. having no feathers a featherless biped the unfeathered legs of an Orpington • Syn: ↑featherless • Ant: ↑feathered • Similar to: ↑plucked, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • unvaned — adjective (of an arrow) not equipped with feathers shot an unfledged arrow • Syn: ↑unfledged, ↑fledgeless • Similar to: ↑unfeathered, ↑featherless …   Useful english dictionary

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