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nimbly Line breaks: nim¦bly
Pronunciation: /ˈnɪmbli/

Definition of nimbly in English:


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.
agilely, lithely, acrobatically, lightly, easily, spryly, actively, quickly, smartly, briskly;
gracefully, supply, lissomly, flexibly, skilfully, deftly, dexterously, adroitly
informal nippily, zippily
literary fleetly, lightsomely
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