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Synonyms for feather
ˈfɛð ərfeath·er

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Wiktionary

  1. feathernoun

    To rotate the oars while they are out of the water to reduce wind resistance.

    Synonyms:
    feathers, feathering, horsefeathers

    Antonyms:
    spats

Princeton's WordNet

  1. feather, plume, plumagenoun

    the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds

    Synonyms:
    feathering, plumage, plume

  2. feather, featheringverb

    turning an oar parallel to the water between pulls

    Synonyms:
    feathering, plumage, plume

  3. featherverb

    join tongue and groove, in carpentry

    Synonyms:
    square, fledge

  4. featherverb

    cover or fit with feathers

    Synonyms:
    square, fledge

  5. feather, squareverb

    turn the paddle; in canoeing

    Synonyms:
    square, square up, fledge

  6. feather, squareverb

    turn the oar, while rowing

    Synonyms:
    square, square up, fledge

  7. fledge, featherverb

    grow feathers

    "The young sparrows are fledging already"

    Synonyms:
    square, flight, fledge

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. feathernoun

    Synonyms:
    plume

  2. feathernoun

    Synonyms:
    kind, nature, species

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. feathernoun

    Synonyms:
    plume, quill, pinion

  2. featherverb

    Synonyms:
    fledge

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "feather":

    feathers, plume, pen, quill, risha, badminton

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How to use feather in a sentence?

  1. UNKNOWN:

    Birds of feather flocks together

  2. Chinese Proverb:

    Listen to all, plucking a feather from every passing goose, but, follow no one absolutely.

  3. Anthony Liccione:

    I have rubbed, knocked and brushed up against a thousand windows, trying to get an image.""A writer is nothing without a reader; a reader is nothing without a writer." "Ask not the grass to give you green, and later walk all over it.”“Thoughts are like an open ocean, they can either move you forward within its waves, or sink you under deep into its abyss.” Anger can kill, even a feather gently blowing in the wind.” "The mirror will only lie, when you look at it through a mask."If you put a clock in a bottle, with time it will crack, as like money, as like love, as like a beautiful mind, with no soul." “If eyes are windows to the soul, then tears are heavens rain.”"It's not how many friends you can count, it's how many of those you can count on.”

  4. Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time:

    Death is as light as a feather; duty as heavy as a mountain.

  5. Franklin D. Roosevelt:

    We must especially beware of that small group of selfish men who would clip the wings of the American Eagle in order to feather their own nests.

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