Definition of emplume in English:

emplume

(also enplume)

verb

poetic
  • with object To provide with a plume or plumes; to cover or decorate with, or as if with, plumes or feathers.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Florio (1553–1625), author and teacher of languages. From French emplumer to cover with plumes or feathers from en- + plume.

Pronunciation

emplume

/ɪmˈpluːm/ /ɛmˈpluːm/