Feat



[feet] /fit/

noun
1.
a noteworthy or extraordinary act or achievement, usually displaying boldness, skill, etc.:
Arranging the treaty was a diplomatic feat.
2.
Obsolete. a specialized skill; profession.
[feet] /fit/
adjective, feater, featest. Archaic.
1.
apt; skillful; dexterous.
2.
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3.
1 .
/fiːt/
noun
1.
a remarkable, skilful, or daring action; exploit; achievement: feats of strength
/fiːt/
adjective (archaic)
1.
another word for skilful
2.
another word for neat1 , suitable
n.

mid-14c., “action, deeds,” from Anglo-French fet, from Old French fait (12c.) “action, deed, achievement,” from Latin factum “thing done,” a noun based on the past participle of facere “make, do” (see factitious). Sense of “exceptional or noble deed” arose c.1400 from phrase feat of arms (French fait d’armes).

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