fleet-foot

adjective
variants: or less commonly fleet-footed \ˈ⸗¦⸗⸗ \

Definition of fleet-foot 

: swift of foot

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Other Words from fleet-foot

fleet-footedness noun

First Known Use of fleet-foot

1593, in the meaning defined above

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