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Adjective: fledged  flejd
  1. (of birds) having developed feathers or plumage; often used in combination
    - mature
     
  2. (of an arrow) equipped with feathers
    - vaned
Verb: fledge  flej
  1. Feed, care for, and rear young birds for flight
     
  2. Decorate with feathers
    "fledge an arrow";
    - flight
     
  3. Grow feathers
    "The young sparrows are fledging already";
    - feather

See also: feathered, fledgeling, fledgling, full-fledged, fully fledged

Type of: acquire, adorn, beautify, bring up, decorate, develop, embellish, get, grace, grow, nurture, ornament, parent, produce, raise, rear

Antonym: unfledged

Encyclopedia: Fledged

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