Definition of feat in English:


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Pronunciation: /fiːt


An achievement that requires great courage, skill, or strength: the new printing presses were considerable feats of engineering
More example sentences
  • Highlanders have used it through the ages to help them perform great feats of strength while staving off hunger and thirst.
  • When we are done with our grievances, we shall challenge each other to feats of strength.
  • These would be feats never previously achieved and one could be excused for thinking of them as over-ambitious.
achievement, accomplishment, attainment, coup, master stroke, triumph;
undertaking, enterprise, venture, operation, exercise, endeavour, effort, performance;
deed, act, action, manoeuvre, move, exploit, stunt;
informal caper


late Middle English (in the general sense 'action or deed'): from Old French fait, from Latin factum (see fact).

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