from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To feather (an arrow).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The vane toward the back of an arrow, used to stabilise the arrow during flight.
- n. A large boneless fillet of halibut, swordfish or tuna.
- v. To feather, as an arrow.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To feather, as an arrow.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To give way; yield; flinch.
- To feather, as an arrow.
- To cut, as fish, in strips, clear of bone, in order to prepare it for drying and smoking: chiefly in the past participle: as, fletched halibut.
Probably back-formation from fletcher.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)