feathering

play
noun feath·er·ing \ˈfeth-riŋ, ˈfe-thər-iŋ\

Definition of feathering

  1. 1 :  a covering of feathers :  plumage

  2. 2 :  a fringe of hair (as on the legs of a dog) — see dog illustration

1721

First Known Use of feathering

1721



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up feathering? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an alert or lookout

Get Word of the Day daily email!