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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plumenoun

    anything that resembles a feather in shape or lightness

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

    Synonyms:
    plumage, feather

  2. plumenoun

    a feather or cluster of feathers worn as an ornament

    Synonyms:
    plumage, feather

  3. feather, plume, plumageverb

    the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds

    Synonyms:
    feathering, plumage, feather

  4. overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hookverb

    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, congratulateverb

    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. plumeverb

    deck with a plume

    "a plumed helmet"

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

  7. preen, plumeverb

    clean with one's bill

    "The birds preened"

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

  8. plumeverb

    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, dressverb

    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. plumenoun

    Synonyms:
    feather

  2. plumenoun

    Synonyms:
    crest, tuft

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. plumeverb

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "plume":

    panache, feather, pen, flume, quill, puff

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How to use plume in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Jim Mura:

    We continue to see dead and dying fish, people using the Kentucky River in the area of the plume will see dead fish and may smell them.

  3. Hillsborough Mayor Frank Delcore:

    The smoke plume is diminishing rapidly.

  4. Scott Landes:

    Air conditions are expected to worsen this weekend as a massive plume of wildfire smoke from Northern California fires approaches Colorado from The West. Impacts will begin to be felt as early as Friday afternoon with smoke spreading across the state over the weekend.

  5. Daniel Cohan:

    We were fortunate there were good winds and vertical mixing that allowed the plume to rise and disperse more readily.


Translations for plume

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  • شاه پرPersian
  • kynäillä, töyhtö, rehvastella, tupruta, pluumi, suihku, sukia, sulka, höyhen, kiehkura, pörröhäntäFinnish
  • plumeau, plume, nuage de fuméeFrench
  • פלומהHebrew
  • piumaItalian
  • ფრთაGeorgian
  • testans pluma commentumLatin
  • пе́ро, пердувMacedonian
  • veer, pluim, veder, stoffer, stofwolk, plumeau, rookwolkDutch
  • pămătuf (de pene), pană, fulg, mănunchi de peneRomanian
  • перо́, плюма́ж, хвали́ться, султа́н, [[чи́стить]] [[пёрышкоRussian
  • perjeSerbo-Croatian
  • lehätaplümäd, plümäd, plümVolapük

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