feat feat  /ˈfit/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a notable achievement

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Jackie Robinson's historic feat paved the way for a generation of African-American baseball greats.
  2. Venter's feat brought science one step closer to the era of personalized medicine and to being able to trace the roots of our genetic variations.
  3. Observers noted the area appeared to be the size of Wales, making such a large grid an impressive feat of ancient urban planning.

News

  1. Former Little Feat singer appears at Fling Barn

    HILLSBORO, Ohio | Shaun Murphy, former singer and songwriter with the group Little Feat will perform Saturday night, June 29, at The Fling Barn, south of Hillsboro.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Ledger Independent

  2. Woz on Kickstarter project: 'I'm blown away'

    What incredible feat of crowd-funded engineering got Steve Wozniak to gush on Gizmodo? Here's a hint: It fits in your wallet. Originally posted at iPhone Atlas
    on June 19, 2013     Source: CNET

  3. Heat’s Allen Pulls Rare Feat In Game 5

    Lost in the hubbub of the Miami Heat being one game away from elimination in the 2013 NBA Finals was a rare feat pulled off by guard Ray Allen in Game 5 of the series.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CBS Miami

Quotes

  1. The Daily Mail's Quentin Letts praised his "sheer feat of memory ...... and his comedic inventiveness."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Quentin Letts Source: The Associated Press

  2. "Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no means a small feat," said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. "After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Alex Vieux Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  3. "I'm very happy for Apolo's accomplishment," said Blair, who was at the race. "It's a great feat for him."
    on Feb 20, 2010 By: Bonnie Blair Source: USA Today

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