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Speech-you nimble-witted, limber-legged prophet!" roared John Casson, throwing a pack of cards at Berkley.
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She'd laugh with her father sometimes, that Sam hadn't no dazzling sense of fun himself, and it entertained her a lot to see Sam plodding in his mind after her nimble-witted father and trying in vain to see a joke.
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Domestic men are charged with thinking instantly of dark death when an ordinary illness befalls them; and it may be so or not: but it is positive that the gallant man of the world, if he is in the sensitive condition, and not yet established as the lord of her, feels paralyzed in his masculine sense of leadership the moment his lady assumes the initiative and directs him: he gives up at once; and thus have many nimble-witted dames from one clear start retained their advantage.
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As often happens in New England households, individualities were very marked, and from his stern uncle and his placid aunt down to the sweet and nimble-witted Alice, the family had developed traits and even eccentricities enough to make it a sort of microcosm of life.
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She remembered him perfectly now, and she realized that the nimble-witted clerk had meant to send her to a gentleman.
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Examples of Nimble-witted

Example #1
And then began on the guns, "I prophesy a quick reunion!
Example #2
He-ah!"), to the war, to every regiment going, to each separate battery horse and mule in Arthur's section.
Example #3
But what delighted her most was Sam's own dark forebodings about Mr. Green's manner of life, and his high-minded hopes that some day, come he was Chawner's son-in-law, he would save the elder man's soul alive.
Example #4
Of course, Cicely was always there to help his judgment; but though the natural instinct of the parent is to misdoubt a child's opinions-generally with tolerable good reason-it happened in this case that love lit the girl's mind to good purpose.
Example #5
Now men of sweet blood cannot be secretly accusing or criticizing a gracious lady.
Example #6
Unused in his French of late, he stumbled at times, and she supplied the needed phrase, taking no note of a blunder.