meaning of aigrette

aigrette meaning in General Dictionary

a lengthy plume (especially one of egret feathers) worn on a hat or a bit of precious jewelry in the shape of a plume

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  • the tiny white European heron. See Egret.
  • A plume or tuft when it comes to head made up of feathers, or of gems, etc.
  • A tuft that way associated with the egret.
  • A feathery top of seed; egret; because, the aigrette or down of dandelion or the thistle.

aigrette - German to English

aigrette


aigrette - French to English

egret [heron]

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  • small egret

aigrette meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A plume or tuft for the mind consists of feathers, or of gems, etc.

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  • (n.) A tuft that way of this egret.
  • (letter.) A feathery crown of seed; egret; as, the aigrette or down associated with dandelion or perhaps the thistle.