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[feet] /fit/

adjective, feater, featest. Archaic.
apt; skillful; dexterous.
1 .
a remarkable, skilful, or daring action; exploit; achievement: feats of strength
adjective (archaic)
another word for skilful
another word for neat1 , suitable

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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