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  Words related to fleet

Related / Similar Words: evanesce, fade, blow over, pass off, pass, flit, flutter, dart, swift

 

Definition:
  • a group of warships organized as a tactical unit;
  • a group of steamships operating together under the same ownership;
  • group of motor vehicles operating together under the same ownership;
  • group of aircraft operating together under the same ownership;
  • disappear gradually; "The pain eventually passed off";
  • move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart;
  • moving very fast; "fleet of foot"; "the fleet scurrying of squirrels"; "a swift current"; "swift flight of an arrow"; "a swift runner";

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    Hyponyms: flotilla, armada, battle fleet, wolf pack, argosy, motor pool, butterfly

     

    Part Meronyms: bus line, airline, airline business, airway

     

    Member Meronyms: navy, naval forces

     

    Derivational Morphology: passing, evanescence, flit, dart, waver, flutter, flicker

     

     
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