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nimble

Synonyms of nimble in English:

adjective

  • 1 he was surprisingly nimble on his feet she tore off the ring with nimble fingers
    agile, lithe, sprightly, acrobatic, light-footed, nimble-footed, light, light on one's feet, fleet-footed, spry, lively, active, quick, quick-moving, graceful, supple, limber, lissom, flexible, skilful, deft, dexterous, adroit
    informal nippy, zippy, twinkle-toed
    literary fleet, lightsome
    [Antonyms] stiff, clumsy, lumbering
  • 2 the boy had a nimble mind
    [Antonyms] dull
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