fleet

number of ships quick-moving 
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fleet

[adj] - moving very fast 2. [n] - group of aircraft operating together under the same ownership 3. [n] - group of motor vehicles operating together under the same ownership 4. [n] - a group of steamships operating together under the same ownership 5. [n] - a group of warships organized as a tactical unit
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Fleet

Fleet intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Fleeted ; present participle & verbal noun Fleeting .] [ Middle English fleten , fleoten , to swim, Anglo-Saxon fleótan to swim, float; akin to Dutch vlieten...
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Fleet

Fleet transitive verb 1. To pass over rapidly; to skin the surface of; as, a ship that fleets the gulf. Spenser. 2. To hasten over; to cause to pass away lighty, or in mirth and joy. « Many young gentlemen flock to him, and fleet the time carelessly.»...
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Fleet

Fleet adjective [ Compar. Fleeter ; superl. Fleetest .] [ Confer Icelandic flj...tr quick. See Fleet , intransitive verb ] 1. Swift in motion; moving with velocity; light and quick in going f...
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Fleet

Fleet noun [ Middle English flete , fleote , Anglo-Saxon fleót ship, from fleótan to float, swim. See Fleet , intransitive verb and confer Float .] A number of vessels in company, especially war vessels; also, the collective naval f...
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Fleet

Fleet noun [ Anglo-Saxon fleót a place where vessels float, bay, river; akin to Dutch vliet rill, brook, German fliess . See Fleet , intransitive verb ] 1. A flood; a creek or inlet; a bay or estuary; a river; -- obsolete, except as a place ...
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Fleet

Fleet transitive verb [ Anglo-Saxon flēt cream, from fleótan to float. See Fleet , intransitive verb ] To take the cream from; to skim. [ Prov. Eng.] Johnson.
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Fleet

Fleet intransitive verb (Nautical) To move or change in position; -- said of persons; as, the crew fleeted aft.
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Fleet

Fleet' transitive verb (Nautical) To move or change in position; used only in special phrases; as, of fleet aft the crew. « We got the long 'stick' . . . down and ' fleeted ' aft, where it was secured.» F. T. Bullen.
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fleet

1. A flood; a creek or inlet; a bay or estuary; a river; obsolete, except as a place name, as Fleet Street in London. 'Together wove we nets to entrap the fish In floods and sedgy fleets.' (Matthewes) ... 2. A former prison in London, which originally stood near a stream, the Fleet (now filled up). Fleet parson, a clergyman of low character, in, or...
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fleet

swift adjective moving very fast; `fleet of foot`; `the fleet scurrying of squirrels`; `a swift current`; `swift flight of an arrow`; `a swift runner`
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fleet

noun a group of warships organized as a tactical unit
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Fleet

• (n. & a.) To sail; to float. • (v. t.) To hasten over; to cause to pass away lighty, or in mirth and joy. • (n. & a.) To slip on the whelps or the barrel of a capstan or windlass; -- said of a cable or hawser. • (v. i.) A former prison in London, which originally stood near a stream, the Fleet (now filled up). • (v. i.) L...
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fleet

group of ships
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fleet

A number of ships under the same ownership
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Fleet

[horse] Fleet (1964 – after 1979), known in the United States as Fleet II, was an Irish-bred, British-trained Thoroughbred racehorse and broodmare who won the classic 1000 Guineas in 1967. In a racing career lasting from June 1966 until July 1967, the filly contested nine races (including one occasion on which she refused to start) and wo...
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Fleet

[surname] Fleet is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: ...
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