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Synonyms for plume
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plume(noun)

    anything that resembles a feather in shape or lightness

    "a plume of smoke"; "grass with large plumes"

    Synonyms:
    plumage, feather

  2. plume(noun)

    a feather or cluster of feathers worn as an ornament

    Synonyms:
    plumage, feather

  3. feather, plume, plumage(verb)

    the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds

    Synonyms:
    feathering, plumage, feather

  4. overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook(verb)

    rip off; ask an unreasonable price

    Synonyms:
    crochet, pride, hook, nobble, dress, congratulate, cull, abstract, preen, glom, douse, sneak, rob, drench, hit it up, lift, displume, pick off, pilfer, roll, swipe, surcharge, soak, overcharge, pull off, cop, accost, souse, pull, pawn, deplume, gazump, hustle, solicit, snare, dowse, snarf, shear, plunk, pluck, primp, snitch, hock, tweak, pinch, filch, knock off, purloin, pick, deplumate, overload, thieve, sop, addict, cabbage, imbue, inebriate, tear, fleece, intoxicate

  5. pride, plume, congratulate(verb)

    be proud of

    "He prides himself on making it into law school"

    Synonyms:
    pride, felicitate, hook, primp, surcharge, overcharge, dress, congratulate, preen, compliment, rob, gazump, fleece, soak, pluck

  6. plume(verb)

    deck with a plume

    "a plumed helmet"

    Synonyms:
    hook, primp, fleece, surcharge, gazump, overcharge, dress, congratulate, preen, rob, pride, pluck, soak

  7. preen, plume(verb)

    clean with one's bill

    "The birds preened"

    Synonyms:
    pride, primp, gazump, preen, surcharge, overcharge, dress, hook, rob, congratulate, fleece, soak, pluck

  8. plume(verb)

    form a plume

    "The chimneys were pluming the sky"; "The engine was pluming black smoke"

    Synonyms:
    hook, primp, fleece, surcharge, gazump, overcharge, dress, congratulate, preen, rob, pride, pluck, soak

  9. preen, primp, plume, dress(verb)

    dress or groom with elaborate care

    "She likes to dress when going to the opera"

    Synonyms:
    line up, pride, decorate, hook, dress, dress out, clip, preen, apparel, rob, primp, prune, garment, lop, trim, soak, overcharge, coif, surcharge, arrange, garb, raiment, coiffe, gazump, groom, coiffure, do, get dressed, pluck, garnish, curry, congratulate, fit out, habilitate, dress up, clothe, tog, cut back, enclothe, set, snip, crop, fleece

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. plume(n.)

    Synonyms:
    feather

  2. plume(n.)

    Synonyms:
    crest, tuft

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. plume(v)

    Synonyms:
    preen, prink, pride, vaunt, boast, glory

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "plume":

    panache, feather, pen, flume, quill, puff

How to pronounce plume?

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How to say plume in sign language?

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How to use plume in a sentence?

  1. Village President Karen Darch:

    It is a huge danger, if they breach, if there's a derailment in the heart of my town and there's a breach of tank cars, there can be a plume of flame high into the sky.

  2. Omar Khayyam:

    By Fate full many a heart has been undone, And many a sprightly rose made woe-begone; Plume thee not on thy lusty youth and strength: Full many a bud is blasted ere its bloom.

  3. Danish Siddiqui:

    Photographs really helped highlight the plight (of Rohingya refugees), as a photojournalist you need to capture everything in one frame ... In that picture you can see the plume of smoke, the boat, the refugees ... All the elements were there to tell the story.

  4. Missouri State Trooper Jim Thuss:

    It instantly didn't look good, there was a big plume of smoke, and then (another) big plume of smoke came from the Honda. I could see the fireball.

  5. Gay Sheffield:

    This is the northern edge of the plume.


Translations for plume

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • شاه پرPersian
  • kiehkura, pörröhäntä, sukia, suihku, pluumi, kynäillä, töyhtö, rehvastella, tupruta, sulka, höyhenFinnish
  • nuage de fumée, plume, plumeauFrench
  • פלומהHebrew
  • piumaItalian
  • ფრთაGeorgian
  • testans pluma commentumLatin
  • пердув, пе́роMacedonian
  • plumeau, rookwolk, pluim, veer, veder, stoffer, stofwolkDutch
  • pămătuf (de pene), fulg, mănunchi de pene, panăRomanian
  • плюма́ж, султа́н, [[чи́стить]] [[пёрышко, перо́, хвали́тьсяRussian
  • perjeSerbo-Croatian
  • plümäd, lehätaplümäd, plümVolapük

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