Definitions

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  • v. To strip of plumes or feathers.
  • v. To humiliate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To strip of plumes or feathers; hence, to humiliate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To strip of plumes or feathers; degrade.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ plume

Examples

  • I shall love any one that can unplume me, that is, by clearness of understanding and judgment, and by the sole distinction of the force and beauty of the discourse.

    The Essays of Montaigne — Complete

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