To sail; to float.
- A number of warships operating together under one command.
- A group of vessels or vehicles, such as taxicabs or fishing boats, owned or operated as a unit.
- Moving swiftly; rapid or nimble. See Synonyms at fast1.
- Fleeting; evanescent.
- To move or pass swiftly.
- To fade out; vanish.
- Archaic To flow.
- Obsolete To drift.
- To cause (time) to pass quickly.
- Nautical To alter the position of (tackle or rope, for example).