Definitions of plume:
  • noun:   a feather or cluster of feathers worn as an ornament
  • noun:   the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds
  • verb:   form a plume
  • verb:   deck with a plume
    Example: "A plumed helmet"
  • verb:   clean with one's bill
  • verb:   be proud of
  • verb:   dress or groom with elaborate care
  • verb:   rip off; ask an unreasonable price
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #54882)

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