To move or change in position; -- said of persons; as, the crew fleeted aft.
To move or change in position; used only in special phrases; as, of fleet aft the crew.
Swift in motion; moving with velocity; light and quick in going from place to place; nimble.
To take the cream from; to skim.
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"