feather

feather(
feh
-
thuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (of a bird)
a. la pluma
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The dancer's headdress has feathers and sequins.El tocado de la bailarina tiene plumas y lentejuelas.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to adorn with feathers)
a. emplumar
The boys and girls feathered their costumes for the party.Los niños emplumaron sus disfrazes para la fiesta.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
feather
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la pluma
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
you could have knocked me down with a featherme quedé de piedra
2. (fig)
a.
that's a feather in her capes un triunfo personal para ella
3. (fig)
a.
to make the feathers flyarmar un buen revuelo
feather bedcolchón de plumas
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (fig)
a.
to feather one's nesthacer el agosto
feather [ˈfeðəʳ]
noun
pluma (f)
in fine feather de excelente humor
that is a feather in his cap es un tanto que se apunta
you could have knocked me down with a feather me quedé de piedra
as light as a feather (tan) ligero como una pluma
to make the feathers fly I am still not permitted to disclose a lot of things learned during the action which might still make the feathers fly ...staring earnestly at the camera and exhorting viewers to tune into the cricket and `watch the feathers fly" Feathers flew in 1991 when the Fusseys complained to the council's environmental health department that the budgies in next door's garden were making their lives a misery
transitive verb
1 emplumar
to feather one's nest hacer su agosto
2 (Rowing) [+oar] volver horizontal
modifier
[+mattress, pillow] de plumas
feather bed (n) colchón (m) de pluma(s)
feather duster (n) plumero (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Examples
Phrases
Machine Translators
Translate feather using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Conjugations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict