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witted

[wit-id] /ˈwɪt ɪd/
adjective
1.
having wit or wits (usually used in combination):
quick-witted; slow-witted; dull-witted.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see wit1, -ed3
Related forms
wittedness, noun
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  • With all his snappy posts and ripostes, you may have come to think of him as quick-witted.
  • Once thought to be merely dim-witted creatures of the past, dinosaurs have proven to be intriguing and diverse.
Word Origin and History for witted
adj.

late 14c. in compounds, "having wits" (of a certain kind), from wit (n.).

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