Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A plume or collection of ornamental feathers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plume or collection or ornamental feathers.

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  • *looks around*

    April 22, 2008

  • Someone out there you know someone is keeping regular with a prunassary.

    April 22, 2008

  • Fruit? Huh.

    It makes me think of a janissary with a peacock's tail.

    Edit: oh, I get it now. Nyuk, nyuk, nyuk!

    April 22, 2008

  • Makes me think of fruit up my bum.

    April 21, 2008

  • Oh, even better than I thought. *loves on this word*

    April 21, 2008

  • A plume or collection of ornamental feathers.

    (Webster's 1913)

    April 21, 2008

  • What is this word? It's delightful!

    April 21, 2008