Definition of light as a feather in English:

light as a feather

(also as light as a feather)

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  • Extremely light and insubstantial.

    ‘After a full massage, including my stomach, I felt absolutely wonderful - light as a feather.’
    • ‘The thing does a good job, and it's as light as a feather.’
    • ‘Yesterday I had trouble lifting a bucket of sand that two weekends ago was as light as a feather.’
    • ‘Well, you're not exactly light as a feather either!’
    • ‘‘Alright, but I can't promise that I'll be light as a feather,’ she said as she jumped on his back and brought her arms around his neck.’
    • ‘It was light as a feather, equally balanced as well.’
    • ‘They are flaky and perfect and light as a feather.’
    • ‘Priced at $299.99, this device is only 0.39-inches thick and light as a feather.’
    • ‘It is light as a feather, but very strong and durable.’
    • ‘He handled his sword as if it were light as a feather.’