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nimble

adjective uk   us   /ˈnɪm.bl̩/ usually approving
quick and exact either in movement or thoughts: nimble fingers/feet His nimble mind calculated the answer before I could key the numbers into my computer.
nimbleness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
nimbly
adverb uk   us   /-bli/
She hopped nimbly over the fence.
Translations of “nimble”
in Arabic رَشيق…
in Korean 민첩한…
in Malaysian lincah…
in French agile…
in Turkish çevik, atik, kıvrak…
in Italian agile, svelto, scattante…
in Chinese (Traditional) (行動)靈活的,敏捷的, (頭腦)機敏的,敏銳的…
in Russian проворный, ловкий…
in Polish zgrabny, zwinny…
in Vietnamese lanh lẹ…
in Spanish ágil…
in Portuguese ágil, ligeiro, lépido…
in Thai ว่องไว…
in German flink…
in Catalan àgil…
in Japanese すばやい…
in Indonesian cekatan…
in Chinese (Simplified) (行动)灵活的,敏捷的, (头脑)机敏的,敏锐的…
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