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synonyms for feathering

  • add
  • administer
  • afford
  • arrange
  • bring
  • cater
  • contribute
  • equip
  • furnish
  • give
  • grant
  • hand over
  • implement
  • keep
  • lend
  • maintain
  • prepare
  • present
  • produce
  • serve
  • transfer
  • yield
  • accommodate
  • bestow
  • care
  • dispense
  • favor
  • feather
  • feed
  • fit
  • heel
  • impart
  • indulge
  • line
  • minister
  • outfit
  • procure
  • proffer
  • provision
  • ration
  • ready
  • render
  • replenish
  • stake
  • stock
  • store
  • sustain
  • fit out
  • fix up
  • fix up with
  • look after
  • stock up
  • take care of
  • turn out
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antonyms for feathering

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  • conceal
  • condemn
  • consume
  • deny
  • disapprove
  • disorganize
  • disperse
  • give up
  • hold
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • oppose
  • refrain
  • refuse
  • shun
  • subtract
  • take
  • take away
  • veto
  • withdraw
  • withhold
  • abstain
  • deplete
  • dislike
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • stop
  • use up
  • waste
  • deprive
  • remove
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How to use feathering in a sentence

In the same vessel he adopted a feathering paddle-wheel and the guard-beam now universally seen in our river steamboats.
A HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINEROBERT H. THURSTON
For smaller vessels, the oscillating engine with feathering paddle-wheels is still largely employed in Europe.
A HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINEROBERT H. THURSTON
The usual arrangement is such that the feathering-wheel has the same action upon the water as a radial wheel of double diameter.
A HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINEROBERT H. THURSTON
And each missile bore its individual message to his memory—a tiny tuft of scarlet inserted in the feathering.
THE DOOMSMANVAN TASSEL SUTPHEN
At the last order the men levelled their oars, feathering the blades, and remained like eight statues in their seats.
STAND BY THE UNIONOLIVER OPTIC
"Now for the feathering," and Yan showed Sam how to split the midrib of a turkey feather and separate the vane.
TWO LITTLE SAVAGESERNEST THOMPSON SETON
The little boy was seated there busily re-feathering one of his fathers arrows.
FAIRY TALES FROM MANY LANDSKATHERINE PYLE
The fruit trees were in bloom, the woods feathering green, the quiet and the golden light inestimable after the moaning wards.
THE LONG ROLLMARY JOHNSTON
The next time watch very carefully for the slightest indication of his feathering and then instantly call out “Toho.”
DOG BREAKINGWILLIAM NELSON HUTCHINSON
I think that captain deserved tarring and feathering, anyway,' one of the men said to me.
A VOYAGE IN THE 'SUNBEAM'ANNIE ALLNUT BRASSEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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