ready-witted

adjective

ready-wit·​ted ˌre-dē-ˈwi-təd How to pronounce ready-witted (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1581, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ready-witted was in 1581

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“Ready-witted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ready-witted. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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