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agile
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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • ’You shall see,’ said Tim, getting off his stool with great agility, ’you shall see, not only Mr Charles, but Mr Ned likewise.’
  • At that instant, and almost simultaneously with her arrival and that of the candle, there was heard a loud and furious knocking at the street-door, which caused Newman Noggs to jump up, with great agility, from a beer-barrel on which he had been seated astride, and to exclaim abruptly, and with a face of ashy paleness, ’Bobster, by the Lord!’

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  • She is amazingly agile for someone so tall.
  • Her agility allows her to guard even the quickest ball handlers.

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