English dictionary



Hint: Asterisk (*) is a wildcard. Asterisk substitutes zero or more characters.

English verb: tar-and-feather

1. tar-and-feather (contact) smear the body of (someone) with tar and feathers; done in some societies as punishment


SamplesThe thief was tarred and feathered.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)penalise, penalize, punish


Entailcover









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk