featheriness

feathery

[feth-uh-ree]
adjective
1.
clothed or covered with feathers; feathered.
2.
resembling feathers; light; airy; unsubstantial: feathery clouds.

Origin:
1570–80; feather + -y1

featheriness, noun
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featheriness

noun
a light softness [syn: downiness
feathery

adjective
1. resembling or suggesting a feather or feathers; "feathery palm trees" [syn: featherlike
2. characterized by a covering of feathers; "the feathery congregation of jays" 
3. adorned with feathers or plumes 
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