adjective, nim·bler, nim·blest.
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Paddle8 works better than a smaller regional auction house because it is nimbler and its costs—to the seller and buyer—are lower.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Under its soft-spoken CEO and Chairman Gary Barber, the studio has emerged from bankruptcy, stronger and nimbler than before.Inside MGM’s Surprising Turnaround: ‘Robocop,’ ‘Bond,’ and ‘The Hobbit’|The Wrap|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the hardest-hit areas, smaller and nimbler groups are playing key relief roles, report Lizzie Crocker and Caitlin Dickson.After Sandy, the American Red Cross Collects Both Criticism and Cash|Lizzie Crocker, Caitlin Dickson|November 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
"Rumor hath a nimbler foot than a mule, young officer;" answered the honest guide.The Headsman|James Fenimore Cooper
No Deerfoot could have been nimbler than Samson must have been on this mighty day.English Secularism|George Jacob Holyoake
John, younger and nimbler, "outran Peter and came first to the tomb."A Life of St. John for the Young|George Ludington Weed
He was stronger than the bear, he was swifter than the deer, he was nimbler than the mountain-cat or the panther.Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 1 (of 3)|James Athearn Jones
Your eyes are sharper, and your hands are nimbler than mine, so take this measure!