Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a fleet manner; rapidly; swiftly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In a fleet manner; rapidly.

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  • adverb In a fleet manner; swiftly

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb in a swift manner

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Examples

  • He slipped out of the room and ran fleetly through the zenana apartments in search of Jahanara.

    Shadow Princess

  • She dabbled in being the perfect version of her, busy and dancing fleetly through steps from high school to college and beyond.

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  • He slipped out of the room and ran fleetly through the zenana apartments in search of Jahanara.

    Shadow Princess

  • They had traveled fleetly these past weeks, stopping only briefly for the night, unhindered by the entire contingent of the imperial zenana, and made the journey to Agra in a relatively short time.

    Shadow Princess

  • They had traveled fleetly these past weeks, stopping only briefly for the night, unhindered by the entire contingent of the imperial zenana, and made the journey to Agra in a relatively short time.

    Shadow Princess

  • They had traveled fleetly these past weeks, stopping only briefly for the night, unhindered by the entire contingent of the imperial zenana, and made the journey to Agra in a relatively short time.

    Shadow Princess

  • He slipped out of the room and ran fleetly through the zenana apartments in search of Jahanara.

    Shadow Princess

  • Much of the actual fighting occurs in the gutters between the panels and the imagination of the readers, as the stories are mostly short and fleetly told, and Dell seems to have taken a great deal of pride in their wholesomeness, at least based on the company pledges that are reprinted within.

    Review: Turok, Son of Stone Vol. 1

  • Kicking off her other sandal, she ran fleetly to her car.

    Sudden Rain

  • He ran fleetly and was grinning as if he bore rare good news.

    Renegade's Magic

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