Definition of feat
- the brave feats of ordinary foot soldiers
- Building the bridge was an engineering feat.
a performer known for her astonishing acrobatic feats
an exceptional feat of the human intellect
Writing that whole report in one night was quite a feat.
It was no mean feat.
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
: an act or achievement that shows courage, strength, or skill
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