un·​plume | \ "+ \

Definition of unplume

1 : to strip of plumes or feathers
2 obsolete : humiliate

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First Known Use of unplume

1566, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for unplume

un- entry 2 + plume

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“Unplume.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unplume. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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