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Antonyms for heavy-footed

(of movement) lacking ease or lightness


References in classic literature ?
Friend, those heavy-footed, foolish English are coming to speak with the Mugger.
The satiric depiction of diplomats making deals around a green felt table, the vision of Death as a heavy-footed automaton mowing down young men sent off to war, the moral turpitude in the figure of the Profiteer who rapes and steals, the helplessness of the refugees--the critique rings true more than 70 years after its creation.
It airs plenty of heavy-footed debates - like is it right to torture a suspected terrorist in a bid to save thousands of innocent lives, or is personal freedom more important?