panache definition

  • noun:
    • Dash; verve.
    • a lot of feathers or a plume, specifically on a helmet.
    • An ornamental plume on a helmet.
    • Flamboyant, energetic style or action; dash; verve.
    • A plume or bunch of feathers, esp. such a whole lot worn on helmet; any army plume, or decorative set of feathers.
    • A pleasingly flamboyant design or way; flair{4}; verve.
    • In structure, the triangular surface of a pendentive.
    • A plume as worn in a hat or helmet or in a female's tresses; particularly, in medieval armor, an enormous group of feathers set erect, usually made use of as a heraldic bearing.
    • In zoology, a tuft, bunch, or group of hairs, feathers, or even the want; a scopula; a panicle.
    • In astronomy, a tuft-like solar protuberance of eruption.
    • distinctive and trendy elegance
    • a feathered plume on a helmet

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