ágil


ágil
adj.
1 agile, alert, quick, limber.
2 expeditious, agile, prompt.
3 lively, spirited.
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ágil
adjetivo
1 agile
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adj.
agile, nimble
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ADJ (=ligero) agile, nimble; (=flexible) flexible, adaptable
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adjetivo <persona/movimiento> agile; <estilo/programa> lively
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= lithe [lither -comp., lithest -sup.], nimble, alert, limber, quick-moving, supple [suppler -comp., supplest -sup.], nifty [niftier -comp., nifitiest -sup.], sprightly [sprightlier -comp., sprightliest -sup.], nippy [nippier -comp., nippiest -sup.].
Nota: Generalmente referido al movimiento.
Ex. He was standing in front of me, small, lithe, myopic, shy, uncommunicative, vulnerable.
Ex. If they were watching the nimble movements of a compositor as he gathered the types from the hundred and fifty-two boxes of his case, they would knock their hips against the corner of a bench.
Ex. The alert interviewer may secure valuable unsolicited information as a by-product.
Ex. His limber writing consequentializes the inconsequential, and there is not one morose moment in his work, no hint of sourness.
Ex. The image which the majority of girls have of the sports woman is as of a healthy, slim, clean, quick-moving, intelligent, strong-willed, self-assured & natural person.
Ex. The film's supple structure, surprisingly light touch, and bravura performances make it perhaps the most fully formed, half-hearted goof ever.
Ex. Cannes and Monaco have lots of money, beautiful women, nifty cars, lots of style and arrogance.
Ex. He was described as a 'sprightly nonagenarian' who was born in 1905.
Ex. Around city and suburbs, the car is nippy and responds well.
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* hacer ágil = limber up.
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adjetivo <persona/movimiento> agile; <estilo/programa> lively
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= lithe [lither -comp., lithest -sup.], nimble, alert, limber, quick-moving, supple [suppler -comp., supplest -sup.], nifty [niftier -comp., nifitiest -sup.], sprightly [sprightlier -comp., sprightliest -sup.], nippy [nippier -comp., nippiest -sup.].
Nota: Generalmente referido al movimiento.

Ex: He was standing in front of me, small, lithe, myopic, shy, uncommunicative, vulnerable.

Ex: If they were watching the nimble movements of a compositor as he gathered the types from the hundred and fifty-two boxes of his case, they would knock their hips against the corner of a bench.
Ex: The alert interviewer may secure valuable unsolicited information as a by-product.
Ex: His limber writing consequentializes the inconsequential, and there is not one morose moment in his work, no hint of sourness.
Ex: The image which the majority of girls have of the sports woman is as of a healthy, slim, clean, quick-moving, intelligent, strong-willed, self-assured & natural person.
Ex: The film's supple structure, surprisingly light touch, and bravura performances make it perhaps the most fully formed, half-hearted goof ever.
Ex: Cannes and Monaco have lots of money, beautiful women, nifty cars, lots of style and arrogance.
Ex: He was described as a 'sprightly nonagenarian' who was born in 1905.
Ex: Around city and suburbs, the car is nippy and responds well.
* hacer ágil = limber up.

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ágil
adjective
1 ‹persona/movimiento› agile
2 ‹estilo› lively; ‹programa/presentación› dynamic, lively
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ágil adjetivo ‹persona/movimientoagile;
estilo/programalively
ágil adjetivo agile
'ágil' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
ligero
English:
agile
- limber
- lithe
- mind
- nifty
- nimble
- adroit
- snappy
- sprightly
- supple
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ágil adj
1. [movimiento, persona] agile
2. [estilo, lenguaje] fluent;
[respuesta, mente] nimble, sharp
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ágil
adj agile
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ágil adj
1) : agile, nimble
2) : sharp, lively (of a response, etc.)
ágilmente adv
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ágil adj (persona) agile
mi madre es muy ágil para su edad my mother is very agile for her age

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • ágil — adj. 2 g. 1. Que se move com facilidade e presteza. 2.  [Figurado] Vivo. • Plural: ágeis …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa


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