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One entry found for agile.
Main Entry: ag·ile
Pronunciation: primarystressaj-schwal, -secondarystressimacrl
Function: adjective
Etymology: Latin agilis "nimble, agile," from agere "to drive, act, do" --related to ACT, AGENT
1 : able to move quickly and easily : NIMBLE <an agile gymnast>
2 : mentally quick <an agile thinker>
- ag·ile·ly /-schwa(l)-lemacron, -secondarystressimacr(l)-lemacron/ adverb
- agil·i·ty /schwa-primarystressjil-schwat-emacron/ noun

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