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used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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able to move well quickly and easily


able to think well quickly and easily
  • And says Bloom: —What I meant about tennis, for example, is the agility and training the eye.
    Episode 12 — Cyclops (50% in)
  • The indoor exercises, formerly intermittently practised, subsequently abandoned, prescribed in Eugen Sandow's Physical Strength and How to Obtain It which, designed particularly for commercial men engaged in sedentary occupations, were to be made with mental concentration in front of a mirror so as to bring into play the various families of muscles and produce successively a pleasant rigidity, a more pleasant relaxation and the most pleasant repristination of juvenile agility.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (23% in)
  • Had any special agility been his in earlier youth?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (23% in)

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