Examples of feathery in a Sentence
a plant with feathery leaves
the apple pie had a wonderfully feathery crust
Recent Examples of feathery from the Web
First came their Rick Owens collaboration, full of feathery accents and dark colors for the summer goth.
Perfectly framed and photographed, its feathery fronds spreading in silhouette against a dark-indigo night sky, the tree hangs in the shot like a chandelier.
Make short, feathery strokes from your hairline toward the center of your face, avoiding (sorry, sometimes the obvious must be stated) your brows, eyes, nose, and mouth.
After Reyez sings the song's poignant first verse, Caesar artfully weaves his way into the second verse with his feathery vocals.
See the full felted and feathery collaboration below.
With shades of Kevin Durant peppered throughout his basketball DNA, Ingram's feathery touch has made L.A. fans gush at his limitless potential.
Fortnight lilies and kangaroo paw add height, while dwarf rosemary, feathery cassia, dwarf bottlebrush, sun-loving gaura, red fountain grass and other miscellaneous grasses add texture.
All that power translated into feathery light capes, and a continuation of the sheer skirt trend.
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FEATHERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of feathery for English Language Learners
: extremely light and soft or delicate : like a feather
FEATHERY Defined for Kids
Definition of feathery for Students
- His dark eyelashes were long and feathery …
- —Sharon Creech, Walk Two Moons
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