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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (3)

1. (of plants) growing in small dense clumps or tufts;
[syn: caespitose, cespitose, tufted]

2. having or adorned with tufts;
- Example: "a tufted bedspread"

3. (of a bird or animal) having a usually ornamental tuft or process on the head; often used in combination;
- Example: "golden crested"
- Example: "crested iris"
- Example: "crested oriole"
- Example: "tufted duck"
- Example: "tufted loosestrife"
[syn: crested, topknotted, tufted]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tufted \Tuft"ed\, a. 1. Adorned with a tuft; as, the tufted duck. [1913 Webster] 2. Growing in tufts or clusters; tufty. [1913 Webster] The tufted crowtoe, and pale jessamine. --Milton. [1913 Webster] Tufted trees and springing corn. --Pope. [1913 Webster] Tufted duck (Zool.), the ring-necked duck. [Local, U. S.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tuft \Tuft\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tufted; p. pr. & vb. n. Tufting.] 1. To separate into tufts. [1913 Webster] 2. To adorn with tufts or with a tuft. --Thomson. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

decorated \decorated\ adj. having decorations. [Narrower terms: beaded, beady, bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled, sequined, spangled, spangly; bedaubed; bespectacled, monocled, spectacled; braided; brocaded, embossed, raised; buttony; carbuncled; champleve, cloisonne, enameled; crested, plumed having a decorative plume); crested, top-knotted, topknotted, tufted; crested; embellished, ornamented, ornate; embroidered; encircled, ringed, wreathed; fancied up, gussied, gussied up, tricked out; feathery, feathered, plumy; frilled, frilly, ruffled; fringed; gilt-edged; inflamed; inlaid; inwrought; laced; mosaic, tessellated; paneled, wainscoted; studded; tapestried; tasseled, tasselled; tufted; clinquant, tinseled, tinselly; tricked-out] Also See: clothed, fancy. Antonym: unadorned. Syn: adorned. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

tufted adj 1: (of plants) growing in small dense clumps or tufts [syn: caespitose, cespitose, tufted] 2: having or adorned with tufts; "a tufted bedspread" 3: (of a bird or animal) having a usually ornamental tuft or process on the head; often used in combination; "golden crested"; "crested iris"; "crested oriole"; "tufted duck"; "tufted loosestrife" [syn: crested, topknotted, tufted]