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agile

ag·ile

agile

 
 
pronunciation:
ae jl [or] ae jaIl
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: moving quickly and gracefully.
Gymnasts are very agile.
 
synonyms:
fleet, graceful, nimble, spry, supple
antonyms:
awkward, stiff
similar words:
brisk, deft, quick, swift
definition 2: quick in mind; sharp; alert.
He has an agile mind and can quickly solve your riddle.
synonyms:
alert, keen, on the ball, quick, sharp
antonyms:
slow
similar words:
apt, clever
derivations: agilely (adv.), agileness (n.), agility (n.)
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The word agile contains the following parts:
-ile, -il Latin adjective-forming suffix that means capable of being or undergoing; pertaining to