Definition of nimbly in English:

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nimbly

Pronunciation: /ˈnimblē/

adverb

In a nimble way: the monkey leapt nimbly from rock to rock
More example sentences
  • Her long lithe limbs carrying her forward quickly and nimbly with me scurrying along behind her.
  • That preparedness comes at the expense of being prepared to fight nimbly in a world of small, quick players.
  • Though if you were watching, you'd find your heart in your mouth as they raced after balls and leaped nimbly over the barriers.

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Syllabification: nim·bly

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