wit tingly

witting

[wit-ing]
adjective
1.
knowing; aware; conscious.
noun
2.
North England, knowledge.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English witing. See wit2, -ing2, -ing1

wittingly, adverb
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witting (ˈwɪtɪŋ)
 
adj
1.  deliberate; intentional: a witting insult
2.  aware; knowing
 
'wittingly
 
adv

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witting
"aware," mid-14c. (wittingly), from wit (v.).
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