adjective, nim·bler, nim·blest.
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Examples from the Web for nimbleness
No man ever envies us the nimbleness by which we can elude logic and get at truth?The Joys of Being a Woman|Winifred Kirkland
This manner of drinking indicates strength, nimbleness, and alertness.The Syrian Christ|Abraham Mitrie Rihbany
They say it is very difficult to catch the cat, as it has all the nimbleness of its nature and the cleverness of a bhūt.
Her movements were very graceful; but I still watched her with disapproval, admiring, however, her nimbleness and activity.Annouchka|Ivan Sergheievitch Turgenef
Watching his opportunity, the man grasps one of these and transfers himself to it with the nimbleness of a monkey.Concerning Animals and Other Matters|E.H. Aitken, (AKA Edward Hamilton)