plumed
adjective Date: 15th century provided with or adorned with or as if with a plume — often used in combination <
a white-plumed egret
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  • plumed — [plu:md] adj [only before noun] decorated with feathers ▪ a knight with a plumed helmet …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • plumed — [ plumd ] adjective decorated with a large feather or group of feathers: a plumed helmet …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Plumed — Plume Plume, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Plumed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pluming}.] [Cf. F. plumer to pluck, to strip, L. plumare to cover with feathers.] 1. To pick and adjust the plumes or feathers of; to dress or prink. [1913 Webster] Pluming her wings… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • plumed — [[t]plu͟ːmd[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Plumed means decorated with a plume or plumes. ...a young man wearing a plumed hat... Three plumed horses entered …   English dictionary

  • plumed — im·plumed; plumed; un·plumed; …   English syllables

  • plumed — adjective 1. having or covered with or abounding in plumes the plumed serpent white plumed egrets • Syn: ↑plumy • Similar to: ↑feathered 2. having an ornamental plume or feathery tuft • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • plumed — adjective Having or decorated with a plume or plumes. The old ladies wore an assortment of plumed, spangled, fruit encrusted, and otherwise ostentatious hats …   Wiktionary

  • plumed — adjective (only before noun) having or decorated with feathers: the knights plumed helmets …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • plumed — UK [pluːmd] / US [plumd] adjective decorated with a large feather or group of feathers a plumed helmet …   English dictionary

  • plumed — /ploohmd/, adj. having or appearing to have a plume or plumes. [1520 30; PLUME + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

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