nimbless

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nimble +‎ -ess.

Noun[edit]

nimbless (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Nimbleness. [16th-17th c.]
    • 1596, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, V.9:
      Seemed those little Angels did uphold / The cloth of state, and on their purpled wings / Did beare the pendants through their nimblesse bold […].