What does the word plumy mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Covered with feathers.

Usage examples for plumy

  1. Oh, Time has pluck'd the plumy brow! – The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood by Thomas Hood
  2. A hundred yards from the greasy docks lining the sluggish current from which a plumy mist was lifting, a wide screened doorway showed a blaze of electric- light upon a patch of saw- dust floor. – The Long Lane's Turning by Hallie Erminie Rives
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