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Synonyms of feathering

Noun


1. feather, feathering, rotation, rotary motion

usage: turning an oar parallel to the water between pulls

Verb


1. feather, join, conjoin

usage: join tongue and groove, in carpentry

2. feather, cover

usage: cover or fit with feathers

3. feather, square, paddle

usage: turn the paddle; in canoeing

4. feather, square, row

usage: turn the oar, while rowing

5. fledge, feather, grow, develop, produce, get, acquire

usage: grow feathers; "The young sparrows are fledging already"

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