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fleet2

fleet2

 
pronunciation:
flit
parts of speech:
adjective, intransitive verb, transitive verb
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Word Combinations (adjective, verb)
part of speech: adjective
definition: swift and nimble.
synonyms:
light-footed, nimble, swift
similar words:
active, agile, fast, quick, rapid, speedy
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: fleeted, fleeting, fleets
definition 1: to move swiftly.
synonyms:
dash, fly
similar words:
race, run, rush, tear, whiz
definition 2: in nautical terminology, to shift position.
similar words:
move, shift
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to cause (time) to pass rapidly.
synonyms:
speed
similar words:
accelerate, advance, expedite, hasten, pass, quicken
definition 2: in nautical terminology, to shift the position of.
similar words:
move, shift
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