fleet-footed

adjective
fleet-foot·​ed | \ ˈflēt-ˌfu̇-təd How to pronounce fleet-footed (audio) \

Definition of fleet-footed

: able to run fast

First Known Use of fleet-footed

circa 1743, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fleet-footed was circa 1743

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“Fleet-footed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fleet-footed. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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fleet-footed

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of fleet-footed

: able to run fast

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