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Definition of "swift-footed" [swift-footed]

  • Fleet; swift in running.

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "swift-footed" in a sentence
  • ""Then shall you go swift-footed before your god, which is a bad god, and the god of the white men.""
  • "Mr. Mitchell took some unusual liberties: He cut about 1,100 lines, modernized the dialogue and left out most of the fusty-seeming descriptors attached to each character swift-footed Achilles, bright-eyed Athena, crafty Odysseus."
  • "But, after all, the swift-footed creatures are circumscribed in their wanderings."