from The Century Dictionary.
- To strip or deprive of plumes or feathers; hence, to strip of honors, or of badges of honor.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb To strip of, or as of, a plume, or plumes; to deprive of decoration; to dishonor; to degrade.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- verb To deprive of
feathers, plumes, awards.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- verb strip of feathers
- verb strip of honors, possessions, or attributes
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