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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Fleet (0.01142 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Fleet.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: fleet armada
English → English (WordNet) Definition: fleet fleet n 1: group of aircraft operating together under the same ownership 2: group of motor vehicles operating together under the same ownership 3: a group of steamships operating together under the same ownership 4: a group of warships organized as a tactical unit fleet v 1: move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart [syn: flit, flutter, dart] 2: disappear gradually; “The pain eventually passed off” [syn: evanesce, fade, blow over, pass off, pass] fleet adj : moving very fast; “fleet of foot”; “the fleet scurrying of squirrels”; “a swift current”; “swift flight of an arrow”; “a swift runner” [syn: swift]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Fleet Fleet \Fleet\, v. t. [AS. fl[=e]t cream, fr. fle['o]tan to float. See Fleet, v. i.] To take the cream from; to skim. [Prov. Eng.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster] Fleet \Fleet\, a. [Compar. Fleeter; superl. Fleetest.] [Cf. Icel. flj[=o]tr quick. See Fleet, v. i.] 1. Swift in motion; moving with velocity; light and quick in going from place to place; nimble. [1913 Webster] In mail their horses clad, yet fleet and strong. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Light; superficially thin; not penetrating deep, as soil. [Prov. Eng.] --Mortimer. [1913 Webster] Fleet \Fleet\, n. [OE. flete, fleote, AS. fle['o]t ship, fr. fle['o]tan to float, swim. See Fleet, v. i. and cf. Float.] A number of vessels in company, especially war vessels; also, the collective naval force of a country, etc. [1913 Webster] Fleet captain, the senior aid of the admiral of a fleet, when a captain. --Ham. Nav. Encyc. [1913 Webster] Fleet \Fleet\, v. t. 1. To pass over rapidly; to skin the surface of; as, a ship that fleets the gulf. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To hasten over; to cause to pass away lighty, or in mirth and joy. [1913 Webster] Many young gentlemen flock to him, and fleet the time carelessly. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. (Naut.) (a) To draw apart the blocks of; -- said of a tackle. --Totten. (b) To cause to slip down the barrel of a capstan or windlass, as a rope or chain. [1913 Webster] 4. (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. Bullen. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Fleet \Fleet\, n. [AS. fle['o]t a place where vessels float, bay, river; akin to D. vliet rill, brook, G. fliess. See Fleet, v. i.] 1. A flood; a creek or inlet; a bay or estuary; a river; -- obsolete, except as a place name, -- as Fleet Street in London. [1913 Webster] Together wove we nets to entrap the fish In floods and sedgy fleets. --Matthewes. [1913 Webster] 2. A former prison in London, which originally stood near a stream, the Fleet (now filled up). [1913 Webster] Fleet parson, a clergyman of low character, in, or in the vicinity of, the Fleet prison, who was ready to unite persons in marriage (called Fleet marriage) at any hour, without public notice, witnesses, or consent of parents. [1913 Webster]

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