简明英汉词典

feather
[5feTE]
n.
翎毛, 轻的东西, 羽毛
vi.
长羽毛
vt.
用羽毛装饰, 射掉(飞禽)的羽毛

美国传统词典[双解]

feather
feath.er
AHD:[fμY“…r]
D.J.[6feH*]
K.K.[6fWH+]
n.(名词)

(1)

One of the light, flat growths forming the plumage of birds, consisting of numerous slender, closely arranged parallel barbs forming a vane on either side of a horny, tapering, partly hollow shaft.
羽毛:构成鸟类羽毛的轻且平的一种生长物,由大量细长的、紧密并列的钩在一个角状的、中空的锥形羽轴两边所形成的羽片

(2)

feathers Plumage.
feathers 羽衣

(3)

feathers Clothing; attire.
feathers 外衣;装束

(4)

A feathery tuft or fringe of hair, as on the legs or tail of some dogs.
丛毛:软软的一束垂毛,如在某些狗的腿部或尾部

(5)

Character, kind, or nature:
类别:种类、特点或本性:
Birds of a feather flock together.
物以类聚

(6)

Something small, trivial, or inconsequential.
琐事:小的、轻的或不重要的事

(7)

A strip, wedge, or flange used as a strengthening part.
滑键:用作加强部件的木条、楔子或凸橼

(8)

A wedge or key that fits into a groove to make a joint.
加强肋:作为连接物填入槽内的楔形物或舌状物

(9)

The vane of an arrow.
箭翎:箭上的羽片

(10)

A feather-shaped flaw, as in a precious stone.
羽状瑕疵:宝石中的羽状裂痕的微瑕

(11)

The wake made by a submarine's periscope.
微波:潜水艇的浅望镜在水中造成的波浪

(12)

The act of feathering the blade of an oar in rowing.
横桨:桨面在划水时的羽状动作
v.(动词)
feath.eredfeath.er.ingfeath.ers
v.tr.(及物动词)

(1)

To cover, dress, or decorate with or as if with feathers.
羽饰:用或像是用羽毛覆盖、穿戴或装饰

(2)

To fit (an arrow) with a feather.
装翎:用羽毛装配箭

(3)

To thin, reduce, or fringe the edge of by cutting, shaving, or wearing away.
使具羽状:用剪、剃、刮或磨损的方式使变薄、减少或加穗于边缘

(4)

To shorten and taper (hair) by cutting and thinning.
剪短,剪薄:剪成薄的以使(头发)变短变细、变薄

(5)

To connect with a tongue-and-groove joint.
楔紧:用楔形部件使密接

(6)

To turn (an oar blade) almost horizontal as it is carried back after each stroke.
横桨:每此划程后,使(桨面)几乎与水面平行

(7)

To alter the pitch of (a propeller) so that the chords of the blades are parallel with the line of flight.
顺流交距:把螺旋桨叶转到使桨弦大致和拉力轴线平行

(8)

To alter the pitch of (the rotor of a helicoptor) while in forward flight.
向前飞行时,改变桨叶

(9)

To turn off (an aircraft engine) while in flight.
关引擎:在飞行中关掉(飞机的一个引擎)
v.intr.(不及物动词)

(1)

To grow feathers or become feathered.
长羽毛:长出羽毛或成为羽毛

(2)

To move, spread, or grow in a manner suggestive of feathers.
犹如羽毛一般移动、展开或生长

(3)

To feather an oar.
横桨

(4)

To feather a propeller.
(螺旋桨)顺流交距

习惯用语

feather in (one's) cap
An act or deed to one's credit; a distinctive achievement.
功绩:增添某人荣誉的行为或事情;不凡的功绩

feather (one's) nest
To grow wealthy by taking advantage of one's position or by making use of property or funds left in one's trust.
肥私囊:借职务之便或动用信誉资金而增加某人的财富

in fine feather或

in good feather 或

in high feather
In excellent form, health, or humor.
身强体健:形体、健康或幽默感出色的

语源

(1)

Middle English fether
中古英语 fether

(2)

from Old English * see pet-
源自 古英语 *参见 pet-

现代英汉词典

feather
[5feTE(r)]
n.
羽毛

习惯用语

a feather in one's cap
值得骄傲的事

词性变化

feather
vt.

(1)

饰以羽毛
to feather arrows
上箭翎

(2)

用羽毛覆盖

(3)

使桨与水面平行

习惯用语

feather one's nest
中饱私囊

现代英汉综合大辞典

feather
[5feTE]
n.

(1)

羽毛, 翎毛, 羽饰; 箭羽

(2)

鸟类; 禽类(指猎物)

(3)

(同样)毛色; 种类; 本质

(4)

情绪; 心情

(5)

服装, 服饰

(6)

羽状物

(7)

【机】滑键; (铸件的)周缘翅片; 冒口

(8)

(划船)桨叶的水平运动; (潜艇上潜望镜引起的)微波; 羽状回波

(9)

【建】榫牙

(10)

(玻璃、宝石等)羽状斑疵
lighter than a feather
轻于鸿毛
fur and feather
兽类与禽类
I am not of that feather.
我不是那种人。
Birds of a feather flock together.
[谚]物以类聚。

词性变化

feather
vt.

(1)

给...装上羽毛; 用羽毛装饰

(2)

射掉(飞禽的)羽毛

(3)

使(桨)与水面平行;【航空】使(旋翼)周期变距

(4)

(用楔形部件)使连接
feather an arrow
上箭翎

feather
vi.

(1)

长羽毛

(2)

象羽毛般地飘动(或展开、生长等)

(3)

看起来象羽毛

(4)

使桨与水面平行;【航空】(螺桨)顺流交距; (旋翼)周期变距

继承用法

featherback
n.
细鳞弓背鱼

featherbed
[5feTEbed]
n.

(1)

羽毛褥垫; 装备羽毛褥垫的床

(2)

舒适的处境; 闲职

词性变化

feather
vi.

(1)

要求资方雇用超过实际需要的人员

(2)

担任闲职
vt.

(1)

给(某一工种)配备多余的工人

(2)

以政府津贴资助
adj.
要求[同意]限制产量并雇用多余工人的; 因雇用多余工人而使工作闲散的

featherbedding
[`feTE9bedIN]
n.
限产超雇(法)(指工会为减少失业, 在劳资合同中责成资方限制产量, 并雇用多余工人)

feather brain
n.
愚蠢的人; 轻浮的人

feather head
n.
愚蠢的人; 轻浮的人

feather pate
n.
愚蠢的人; 轻浮的人

featherbrained
[5feTEbreInd]
adj.
愚蠢的; 轻浮的

featherheaded
adj.
愚蠢的; 轻浮的

featherpated
adj.
愚蠢的; 轻浮的

feather-checking
n.
发裂产生发丝裂缝

featheredge
[`feTEredV]
n.
(木板, 剃刀等的)薄边
vt.
把(木板的边)削薄

featheredged
adj.
薄边[刃]式的

feather-footed
[-heeled]

feather
adj.
脚步很轻的, 轻捷如飞的, 轻如羽毛的

feather-joint
n.
榫接合

featherlet
n.
小羽毛

featherstitch
[`feTEstItF]
n.
羽状缎绣花针迹
vt., vi.
绣成羽毛状

featherway
n.
滑键槽

featherweight
[5feTEweIt]
n.

(1)

体重极轻的人或物

(2)

不重的人或物

(3)

轻量级(体重在126-118磅之间的)拳击家
adj.

(1)

极轻的

(2)

不重要的

(3)

轻量级(拳击)

featherwit
n.
愚人; 笨人

featherwood
n.
肯宁安氏多香木

习惯用语

a feather in one's cap
值得骄傲的事物; 卓越的成就

a feather in one's hat
值得骄傲的事物; 卓越的成就

be spitting feathers
大怒

crop sb.'s feathers
杀某人的威风, 挫某人锐气

cut a feather

(1)

作精细无益的区别, 争论过于细小的事情

(2)

船头破浪前进

(3)

出风头, 炫耀

(4)

行动敏捷

cut sb. out of all feather
使某人黯然失色

find a white feather in sb.'s tail
发现某人有胆怯的迹象

Fine feathers makes fine birds.

(1)

[谚]马靠鞍装, 人靠衣裳。

(2)

[讽]好的衣服只能使外表漂亮。

gain more feathers
(流言等)越传越盛

in feather
有羽毛[羽饰]的

in full feather

(1)

(雏等)长满了毛的

(2)

盛装

(3)

有钱

(4)

精神抖擞

in good feather
身强力壮; 兴高采烈; 精神焕发, 情绪高涨

in high feather
身强力壮; 兴高采烈; 精神焕发, 情绪高涨

knock sb. down with a feather
使人十分惊奇

make the feathers fly

(1)

[美口]工作得很起劲; 大干特干

(2)

引起争斗[争吵]; 惹乱子

not a feather to fly with

(1)

一文不名; 一筹莫展, 一贫如洗; 破产

(2)

[俚](应试)落选, (考试)不及格

not care a feather
毫不介意

pick feathers of
劫掠(某人), 掠夺(某人)

pick feathers of sb.
劫掠(某人), 掠夺(某人)

Prince of Wales' feathers
英国王子的纹章(以鸵鸟羽毛三支组成)

rise at a feather
[美口]一碰就冒火

ruffle one's feathers
发怒

ruffle sb.'s feathers
激怒某人

rumpled feathers
乱蓬蓬的样子; 衣服七皱八折

show the white feather
示弱, 胆怯

mount the white feather
示弱, 胆怯

fly the white feather
示弱, 胆怯

singe one's feathers
损害自己的名誉; 冒险而受到损失

smooth sb.'s rumpled feathers
稳住情绪, 使平息怒气

smooth sb.'s ruffled feathers
稳住情绪, 使平息怒气

wag the feather
炫耀自己的身分[荣誉]

shake the feather
炫耀自己的身分[荣誉]

You could have knocked me down with a feather .
我感到太惊奇了; 使我太震惊了。

You might have knocked me down with a feather .
我感到太惊奇了; 使我太震惊了。

feather out

(1)

减弱; 逐渐消失

(2)

长出羽毛

(3)

稀疏开来

feather up to
[美俚]追求(女友)

特殊用法

contour feather
廓羽, 正羽

down feather
绒羽

embryonic feather
胚羽

flight feather
飞羽

hair feather
毛羽, 纤羽

ice feathers
【水】冰羽

pin feather
纤毛, 毛羽

quill feathers
翮羽

slip feather
(木工)舌榫

tail feather
尾羽, 舵羽

vane feather
羽, 廓羽

vent feather
围肛羽

feather in boss
轮毂滑键

[七国语言]英汉地质大词典

feather
羽饰斑

[七国语言]英汉农业大词典

feather
羽毛

[七国语言]英汉轻工业大词典

feather
羽毛

[七国语言]英汉生物学大词典

feather

美国传统词典

feather
feath.er
AHD:[fμY“…r]
D.J.[6feH*]
K.K.[6fWH+]
n.

(1)

One of the light, flat growths forming the plumage of birds, consisting of numerous slender, closely arranged parallel barbs forming a vane on either side of a horny, tapering, partly hollow shaft.

(2)

feathers Plumage.

(3)

feathers Clothing; attire.

(4)

A feathery tuft or fringe of hair, as on the legs or tail of some dogs.

(5)

Character, kind, or nature:
Birds of a feather flock together.

(6)

Something small, trivial, or inconsequential.

(7)

A strip, wedge, or flange used as a strengthening part.

(8)

A wedge or key that fits into a groove to make a joint.

(9)

The vane of an arrow.

(10)

A feather-shaped flaw, as in a precious stone.

(11)

The wake made by a submarine's periscope.

(12)

The act of feathering the blade of an oar in rowing.
v.
feath.ered, feath.er.ing, feath.ers
v.tr.

(1)

To cover, dress, or decorate with or as if with feathers.

(2)

To fit (an arrow) with a feather.

(3)

To thin, reduce, or fringe the edge of by cutting, shaving, or wearing away.

(4)

To shorten and taper (hair) by cutting and thinning.

(5)

To connect with a tongue-and-groove joint.

(6)

To turn (an oar blade) almost horizontal as it is carried back after each stroke.

(7)

To alter the pitch of (a propeller) so that the chords of the blades are parallel with the line of flight.

(8)

To alter the pitch of (the rotor of a helicoptor) while in forward flight.

(9)

To turn off (an aircraft engine) while in flight.
v.intr.

(1)

To grow feathers or become feathered.

(2)

To move, spread, or grow in a manner suggestive of feathers.

(3)

To feather an oar.

(4)

To feather a propeller.

习惯用语

feather in (one's) cap
An act or deed to one's credit; a distinctive achievement.

feather (one's) nest
To grow wealthy by taking advantage of one's position or by making use of property or funds left in one's trust.

in fine featheror

in good feather or

in high feather
In excellent form, health, or humor.

语源

(1)

Middle English fether

(2)

from Old English * see pet-

[名词委审定]英汉动物学名词(1996)

feather

[名词委审定]英汉冶金学名词(1999)

feather
铸疤

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feather
n.端部销钉,浪花;n.顺桨

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feather
n.凸起部,加强筋,滑键

英汉电信大词典

feather
n.羽毛,羽状回波

英汉地质大词典

feather
n.羽状回波,冒口,羽状包裹体

英汉纺织大词典

feather
n.羽毛,羽毛饰品

英汉环境大词典

feather
n.羽状回波,冒口,羽状包裹体

英汉航空大词典

feather
n.顺桨,周期变距;n.周期变距,顺流交距

英汉化学大词典

feather
n.羽毛

英汉海运大词典

feather
滑键周缘加强肋凸起部羽毛,风羽(风速风向符号)桨叶的曲线,改变车叶螺距用滑键使连接

基本词义

feather
羽志风羽(风速风向符号)桨叶的曲线改变车叶螺距潜望镜引起的微波羽状回波(回波箱的回波,稍经扩展成羽毛状)

基本词义

feather
滑键周缘加强肋凸起部羽毛,风羽(风速风向符号)桨叶的曲线,改变车叶螺距用滑键使联结羽志潜望镜引起的微波羽状回波(回波箱的回波,稍经扩展成羽毛状)

基本词义

feather
滑键周缘加强肋凸起部羽毛用滑键使连接

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feather
羽毛

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feather
n.羽毛

英汉机械大词典

feather
n.滑键,凸起

英汉建筑大词典

feather
n.滑键,羽毛

英汉水利大词典

feather
n.风羽,种类,本质

英汉心理学大词典

feather
状态

英汉冶金大词典

feather
n.滑键,楔

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feather
n.羽毛,种类

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feather
n.羽毛

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