Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A feat requiring great virtuosity or strength, often deliberately undertaken for its difficulty.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A feat of strength, power, or skill.

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  • noun A feat demonstrating brilliance or mastery in a field.
  • noun An outstanding display of skill.

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

  • noun a masterly or brilliant feat

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[French : tour, turn, feat + de, of + force, strength.]

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French “feat of strength” circa 19th century.

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