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agile

adjective uk   /ˈædʒ.aɪl/ us    /-əl/

agile adjective (PHYSICALLY)

able to move your body quickly and easily: Monkeys are very agile climbers. You need to have agile fingers to do this kind of work.

agile adjective (MENTALLY)

able to think quickly and clearly: For a man of 80, he has a remarkably agile mind.
agility
noun [U] uk   /əˈdʒɪl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
He has the agility of a mountain goat. This job requires considerable mental agility.
Translations of “agile”
in Korean 민첩한…
in Arabic رَشيق…
in French agile…
in Turkish atik, hızlı, çevik…
in Italian agile, svelto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體上, 敏捷的,靈活的…
in Russian подвижный, ловкий, сообразительный…
in Polish zwinny, sprawny…
in Spanish ágil, Agil…
in Portuguese ágil…
in German agil, geschickt, flink…
in Catalan àgil…
in Japanese 機敏な, すばやい, 頭が切れる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体上, 敏捷的,灵活的…
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