Thesaurus > Related Words: quill

  Words related to quill

Related / Similar Words: calamus, shaft, flight feather, pinion, quill feather, quill pen

 

Definition:
  • a stiff hollow protective spine on a porcupine or hedgehog;
  • the hollow shaft of a feather;
  • any of the larger wing or tail feathers of a bird;
  • pen made from a bird''s feather;

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    Hyponyms: primary, primary feather, primary quill, tail feather

     

    Part Meronyms: porcupine, hedgehog, Erinaceus europaeus, Erinaceus europeaeus, feather, plume, plumage, wing

     

    Derivational Morphology: pinion

     

     
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