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Definition of fleet adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

fleet

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//fliːt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//fliːt//
 
 
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(literary) able to run fast fleet of foot fleet-footed Word Originadjective early 16th cent.: probably from Old Norse fljótr, of Germanic origin.
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