Plume

9 Definitions of Plume

The meaning of the word plume, the definition of Plume:

v. - A feather; esp., a soft, downy feather, or a long, conspicuous, or handsome feather.

v. - An ornamental tuft of feathers.

v. - A feather, or group of feathers, worn as an ornament; a waving ornament of hair, or other material resembling feathers.

v. - A token of honor or prowess; that on which one prides himself; a prize or reward.

v. - A large and flexible panicle of inflorescence resembling a feather, such as is seen in certain large ornamental grasses.

v. t. - To pick and adjust the plumes or feathers of; to dress or prink.

v. t. - To strip of feathers; to pluck; to strip; to pillage; also, to peel.

v. t. - To adorn with feathers or plumes.

v. t. - To pride; to vaunt; to boast; -- used reflexively; as, he plumes himself on his skill.


The word "plume" uses 5 letters: E L M P U

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after plume, or to plume in any order:

a - ampule   d - lumped plumed   i - pileum   m - pummel   n - lumpen plenum   o - pumelo   p - peplum   r - lumper rumple   s - plumes  

Shorter words found within plume:

el elm em emu leu lm lum lump me mel ml mu mule pe pel plum pul pule um ump up

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