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English definition of “nimble”

nimble

adjective uk   /ˈnɪm.bl̩/ usually approving us  
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.IntelligencePerceptiveFast and rapidShort in time
nimbleness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
IntelligencePerceptiveFast and rapidShort in time
nimbly
adverb uk   /-bli/ us  
She hopped nimbly over the fence.IntelligencePerceptiveFast and rapidShort in time
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