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nimble
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
quick and agile  — typically physically, but can also reference quick, agile thinking

(someone who is agile does things easily)
  • The little beetle-like men who scuttle so nimbly through the labyrinthine corridors of Ministries they, too, would never be vaporized.
    p. 61.3
  • The girl nipped nimbly round the lions at the base of the monument and joined in the rush.
    p. 114.6

There are no more uses of "nimble" in 1984 by Orwell.

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