quick–witted

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adjective quick–wit·ted \ˈkwik-ˈwi-təd\

Definition of quick–witted

  1. :  quick in perception and understanding :  mentally alert

quick–wittedly

adverb

quick–wittedness

noun

1530

First Known Use of quick–witted

1530


QUICK–WITTED Defined for English Language Learners

quick–witted

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adjective quick–wit·ted \ˈkwik-ˈwi-təd\

Definition of quick–witted for English Language Learners

  • : having or showing the ability to think and understand things quickly


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