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Definition of Fleet
Fleet Fleet, v. i. (Naut.)
To move or change in position; -- said of persons; as, the
crew fleeted aft.
Fleet Fleet", v. t. (Naut.)
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.
FleetFleet Fleet, a. [Compar. Fleeter; superl. Fleetest.] [Cf.
Icel. flj?tr quick. See Fleet, v. i.]
1. Swift in motion; moving with velocity; light and quick in
going from place to place; nimble.
In mail their horses clad, yet fleet and strong.
2. Light; superficially thin; not penetrating deep, as soil.
[Prov. Eng.] --Mortimer.
Fleet Fleet, v. t.
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
Many young gentlemen flock to him, and fleet the
time carelessly. --Shak.
(a) To draw apart the blocks of; -- said of a tackle.
(b) To cause to slip down the barrel of a capstan or
windlass, as a rope or chain.
Meaning of Fleet from wikipedia
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vehicles, a pool of motor vehicles
Lagoon, at Chesil
Beach, Dorset Fleet
, Dorset, England...
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Union, with their
- An admiral
of the fleet
or fleet admiral
(sometimes also known
of the navy or grand
admiral) is a military naval officer
of the highest
- airline fleets
in the world. Before merging
with Northwest Airlines
in 2009, Delta
Air Lines operated
an all-Boeing and McDonnell Douglas fleet
- Fleet Street
is a major street mostly
in the City of London. It runs west to east from Temple
Bar at the boundary
with the City of Westminster
- James Edward Fleet
(born 11 March
1952) is a British
actor. He is most famous
for his roles
as the bumbling
and well-meaning Tom in the 1994 British
- Airlines operates
968 aircraft, giving
it the largest commercial airline fleet
in the world. It primarily operates
a mix of Airbus, Boeing, McDonnell
- exceptional model
for raising fleets
rule in the 11th century, the authorities maintained
a standing fleet
by taxation, and this...
'. Fleet vehicles
can be managed
by a fleet manager
or transport manager using fleet management
may be connected
to a fleet
- Fleet admiral
(abbreviated FADM) is a five-star flag officer
rank in the United States
Navy. Fleet admiral ranks immediately above admiral
and is equivalent...
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