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Wordnet 3.0

ADVERB (1)

1. in a nimble or agile manner; with quickness and lightness and ease;
- Example: "nimbly scaling an iron gate"- Charles Dickens
- Example: "leaped agilely from roof to roof"
[syn: agilely, nimbly]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nimbly \Nim"bly\, adv. In a nimble manner; with agility; with light, quick motion. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

nimbly adv 1: in a nimble or agile manner; with quickness and lightness and ease; "nimbly scaling an iron gate"- Charles Dickens; "leaped agilely from roof to roof" [syn: agilely, nimbly]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

39 Moby Thesaurus words for "nimbly": ably, adeptly, adroitly, agilely, aptly, artfully, artistically, brilliantly, capably, cleverly, competently, cunningly, deftly, dexterously, dextrously, efficiently, excellently, expeditiously, expertly, featly, handily, ingeniously, masterfully, neatly, proficiently, promptly, quickly, readily, resourcefully, skillfully, spryly, superbly, swiftly, well, with consummate skill, with dispatch, with finesse, with genius, with skill