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VERB (2)

1. strip of honors, possessions, or attributes;
[syn: deplume, displume]

2. strip of feathers;
- Example: "pull a chicken"
- Example: "pluck the capon"
[syn: pluck, pull, tear, deplume, deplumate, displume]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Displume \Dis*plume"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Displumed; p. pr. & vb. n. Displuming.] [Pref. dis- + plume: cf. OF. desplumer, F. d['e]plumer.] To strip of, or as of, a plume, or plumes; to deprive of decoration; to dishonor; to degrade. [1913 Webster] Displumed, degraded, and metamorphosed. --Burke. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

displume v 1: strip of honors, possessions, or attributes [syn: deplume, displume] 2: strip of feathers; "pull a chicken"; "pluck the capon" [syn: pluck, pull, tear, deplume, deplumate, displume]