Define.com is an educational nonprofit global peace initiative whose purpose is to promote electronic democracy, science, academia, engineering, medicine and nursing in particular, creativity, imagination, reason, critical thinking, peace, citizen equality, race and gender equality, civil rights, equal access to education, personal liberty, free speech, freedom of the press, animal rights, compassionate and nonviolent parenting, social and economic justice, social and ecological responsibility, open and transparent government, global monetary reform, secularism, cognitive liberty and a permanent cessation of the War on Drugs.

agility

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Agility \A*gil"i*ty\, noun [F. agili['e], L. agilitas, fr. agilis.]

1. 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.

2. Activity; powerful agency. [Obs.]

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

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

agility

noun

1: the gracefulness of a person or animal that is quick and nimble [syn: {agility}, {legerity}, {lightness}, {lightsomeness}, {nimbleness}]


Definitions retrieved from the Open Source DICT dictionary. Click here for database copyright information.