feather

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feather

In addition to the idioms beginning with feather, also see birds of a feather; fuss and feathers; in fine feather; knock down with a feather; light as a feather; make the dust (feathers) fly; ruffle someone's feathers; show the white feather; tar and feather.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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