Agile - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈædʒl|  American pronunciation of the word agile
Brit.  |ˈadʒʌɪl|  British pronunciation of the word agile

adjective

- moving quickly and lightly(syn: nimble, quick, spry)

sleek and agile as a gymnast

- mentally quick(syn: nimble)

an agile mind

Examples

Leopards are very fast and agile.

...the expressive movements of agile dancers...

Dogs are surprisingly agile.

He was physically strong and mentally agile.

With surprising agility, Karl darted across the road.

sleek and agile as a gymnast

She has quick, agile hands.

...stumpy penguins become agile swimmers the moment they hit the water...

She's very agile and light on her feet.

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