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QUICK-WITTED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does quick-witted mean? 

QUICK-WITTED (adjective)
  The adjective QUICK-WITTED has 1 sense:

1. mentally nimble and resourceful

  Familiarity information: QUICK-WITTED used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


QUICK-WITTED (adjective)


Sense 1quick-witted [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Mentally nimble and resourceful

Context examples:

quick-witted debater / saved an embarrassing situation with quick-witted tact

Similar:

adroit (quick or skillful or adept in action or thought)


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