A*gil"i*ty (#), n. [F. agili'e, L. agilitas, fr. agilis.]


The quality of being agile; the power of moving the limbs quickly and easily; nimbleness; activity; quickness of motion; as, strength and agility of body.

They . . . trust to the agility of their wit. Bacon.

Wheeling with the agility of a hawk. Sir W. Scott.


Activity; powerful agency.


The agility of the sun's fiery heat. Holland.


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