Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun plume

3 senses of plume

Sense 1
plume -- (anything that resembles a feather in shape or lightness; "a plume of smoke"; "grass with large plumes")
       => shape, form -- (the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance; "geometry is the mathematical science of shape")

Sense 2
plume -- (a feather or cluster of feathers worn as an ornament)
       => adornment -- (a decoration of color or interest that is added to relieve plainness)

Sense 3
feather, plume, plumage -- (the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds)
       => body covering -- (any covering for the body or a body part)
       => animal material -- (material derived from animals)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb plume

6 senses of plume

Sense 1
overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook -- (rip off; ask an unreasonable price)
       => cheat, rip off, chisel -- (deprive somebody of something by deceit; "The con-man beat me out of $50"; "This salesman ripped us off!"; "we were cheated by their clever-sounding scheme"; "They chiseled me out of my money")

Sense 2
pride, plume, congratulate -- (be proud of; "He prides himself on making it into law school")
       => feel, experience -- (undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret")

Sense 3
plume -- (deck with a plume; "a plumed helmet")
       => deck, bedight, bedeck -- (decorate; "deck the halls with holly")

Sense 4
preen, plume -- (clean with one's bill; "The birds preened")
       => arrange, set up -- (put into a proper or systematic order; "arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order")
       => clean, make clean -- (make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from; "Clean the stove!"; "The dentist cleaned my teeth")

Sense 5
plume -- (form a plume; "The chimneys were pluming the sky"; "The engine was pluming black smoke")
       => shape, form -- (give shape or form to; "shape the dough"; "form the young child's character")

Sense 6
preen, primp, plume, dress -- (dress or groom with elaborate care; "She likes to dress when going to the opera")
       => overdress, dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up, gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick out, prink, attire, get up, rig out, tog up, tog out -- (put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive; "She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera"; "The young girls were all fancied up for the party")

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