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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The gracefulness of a person or animal that is quick and nimble.

Usage examples (5)
  • But then again, the plethora of insane details does contribute to my mind's general legerity, allowing me to often win at trivia game variants (until my intellectual...
  • Hence, it would be an unpardonable legerity to close our eyes to the dangers lurking beneath an apparent passivity.
  • Alighting with the legerity of a cat, he swerved leftward in the recoil, and was off, like a streak of mulberry-coloured lightning, down the High.
  • Rather it is hoped that the haecceity of this enchiridion of arcane and recondite sesquipedalian items will appeal to the oniomania of an eximious Gemeinschaft whose... for more
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