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synonyms for feathery

  • feathered
  • fluffy
  • downy
  • light
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Eventually, shaving weight comes at the expense of stability and dampness, and many skiers know that feathery backcountry skis tend to skitter on resort hardpack.
LONG-TERM REVIEW: THE BEST SKIS, PERIODHEATHER SCHULTZ AND MARC PERUZZIMARCH 4, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Fresh tarragon and Comte cheese inform his soft gnocchi, gathered with diced squash and feathery maitake mushrooms and finished with more grated cheese, which melts to form a delicious web over the dish.
GEORGETOWN GAINS A LITTLE GEM IN LUTÈCETOM SIETSEMAFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They formed narrow, feathery bands in the sky oriented from southwest to northeast.
A MAGNIFICENT SUNRISE MARKS JANUARY’S MIDPOINT IN D.C.MATTHEW CAPPUCCI, JASON SAMENOWJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The LisHawk follows in the feathery footsteps of a similar robo-bird called the PigeonBot, which debuted back in January.
THIS ROBOTIC HAWK CAN SHAPE-SHIFT AS IT FLIESROB VERGEROCTOBER 28, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The team later took photographs and TikTok videos with the tiny feathery guest before letting it fly on its way.
THIS RARE BIRD IS MALE ON ONE SIDE AND FEMALE ON THE OTHERAAYUSHI PRATAPOCTOBER 6, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It was about a foot high with branching leaves and a fine feathery white flower.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Tussocks of feathery grass covered the rough surface of the ground, and out of these the larks soared into the hate of sunshine.
THE FORSYTE SAGA, VOLUME I.JOHN GALSWORTHY
A little distance off, the feathery branches of a larch waved softly to and fro in the scarcely perceptible night-breeze.
RUTHELIZABETH CLEGHORN GASKELL
On their poles in their house all the White Wyandottes perched like feathery balls, their heads sunk low on their breasts.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
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WORDS RELATED TO FEATHERY

  • bristling
  • bristly
  • disordered
  • feathery
  • fluffy
  • fringed
  • full
  • furry
  • fuzzy
  • hairy
  • heavy
  • hirsute
  • leafy
  • luxuriant
  • nappy
  • prickly
  • rough
  • rumpled
  • spreading
  • stiff
  • thick
  • tufted
  • unruly
  • wiry
  • woolly
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