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Quickness or agility of mind or body.

[French légèreté, from Old French legerete, from leger, light; see legerdemain.]
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agility or nimbleness
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(ləˈdʒɛr ɪ ti)

physical or mental quickness; nimbleness; agility.
[1555–65; < Middle French legerete < Vulgar Latin *leviārius; see levity]
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Noun1.legerity - the gracefulness of a person or animal that is quick and nimblelegerity - the gracefulness of a person or animal that is quick and nimble
gracefulness - beautiful carriage
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