witty

[wit-ee]
adjective, wittier, wittiest.
1.
possessing wit in speech or writing; amusingly clever in perception and expression: a witty writer.
2.
characterized by wit: a witty remark.
3.
British Dialect. intelligent; clever.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English; Old English wittig orig., wise. See wit1, -y1

wittily, adverb
wittiness, noun


1, 2. droll, funny, original, sparkling, brilliant. See humorous1.


1, 2. dull, stupid.
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witty (ˈwɪtɪ)
 
adj , -tier, -tiest
1.  characterized by clever humour or wit
2.  archaic, dialect or intelligent or sensible
 
'wittily
 
adv
 
'wittiness
 
n

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witty
O.E. wittig "clever, wise," from wit (n.) "intellect." Meaning "possessing sparkling wit" is recorded from 1588.
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Example sentences
As clever and witty as his writing is, you probably wouldn't, because there is
  so much literature to choose from.
The production is witty, clever, and blessedly brief.
He's kind and so funny-not goofy funny, witty funny-and gets along really great
  with all my friends.
They don't carry many plants, but the few they do have the same witty edge many
  of their products do.
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