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1. agile

adjective. ['ˈædʒəl'] moving quickly and lightly.

Synonyms

  • spry
  • active
  • quick

Antonyms

  • dull
  • inactiveness
  • lethargic
  • passive

Etymology

  • agile (French)
  • agilis (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Agile

  • magill

How do you pronounce agile?

Pronounce agile as ˈæʤəl.

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Example sentences of the word agile


1. Adjective
Naturally agile and sure-footed, herding dogs excel at quick changes in direction and moving between and through obstacles.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Once here, he became a popular and admired herder, capable, sharp and agile of mind.

3. Adverb
It was bred to be agile enough to crawl into the foxholes.

2. agile

adjective. ['ˈædʒəl'] mentally quick.

Synonyms

  • nimble

Antonyms

  • dormant
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • agile (French)
  • agilis (Latin)
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