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plumy

[ploo-mee] /ˈplu mi/
adjective, plumier, plumiest.
1.
having plumes or feathers.
2.
adorned with a plume or plumes:
a plumy helmet.
3.
plumelike or feathery.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; plume + -y1
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  • Newer vines tend to give a more jammy or plumy taste.
  • The plumy mustaches have lest their rakish look and are ragged and twisted.
  • Fortunately there was a goodly store of bird-seed, and shelter was given to these plumy guests until other homes were found.
British Dictionary definitions for plumy

plumy

/ˈpluːmɪ/
adjective plumier, plumiest
1.
plumelike; feathery
2.
consisting of, covered with, or adorned with feathers
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