[General] quick on one's pins

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vil

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Dear teachers,

Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am right with my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

Though an old man, he’s pretty quick on his pins.

quick on one’s pins = swift-footed, fleet-footed

Thanks for your efforts.

Regard,

V
 
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