nimble footed

nimble footed
Synonyms and related words:
agile, breakneck, dashing, double-quick, eagle-winged, expeditious, express, fast, featly, fleet, flying, galloping, graceful, hair-trigger, hasty, headlong, hustling, light, light of heel, light-footed, lively, mercurial, neat-fingered, neat-handed, nimble, peart, precipitate, prompt, quick, quick as lightning, quick as thought, rapid, reckless, running, snappy, spanking, speedy, sprightly, spry, sure-footed, swift, winged

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  • nimble-footed — adj fast, rapid, fleet, fleet footed, light legged, light of heel; speedy, brisk, quick, quick as lightning, quick as thought, quick moving, swift as an arrow, arrowy, winged, eagle winged; light, light on one s feet, light footed, sure footed,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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  • Nimble — Nim ble (n[i^]m b l), a. [Compar. {Nimbler} (n[i^]m bl[ e]r); superl. {Nimblest} (n[i^]m bl[e^]st).] [OE. nimel, prob. orig., quick at seizing, fr. nimen to take, AS. niman; akin to D. nemen, G. nehmen, OHG. neman, Icel. nema, Goth. nima, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nimble Will — Nimble Nim ble (n[i^]m b l), a. [Compar. {Nimbler} (n[i^]m bl[ e]r); superl. {Nimblest} (n[i^]m bl[e^]st).] [OE. nimel, prob. orig., quick at seizing, fr. nimen to take, AS. niman; akin to D. nemen, G. nehmen, OHG. neman, Icel. nema, Goth. nima,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nimble — Synonyms and related words: active, acute, adroit, agile, alacritous, alert, alive, apt, attentive, awake, brainy, breakneck, bright, brilliant, brisk, catty, clever, coruscating, dashing, deft, dexterous, dispatchful, double quick, eagle winged …   Moby Thesaurus

  • -footed — [[t] f ʊtid[/t]] COMB in ADJ footed combines with words such as heavy or light to form adjectives which indicate how someone moves or walks. → See also , flat footed, sure footed ...a slim, light footed little man... He was a nimble footed boy of …   English dictionary

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