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synonyms for quickwitted

  • astute
  • brainy
  • bright
  • brilliant
  • creative
  • imaginative
  • inventive
  • knowledgeable
  • original
  • perceptive
  • rational
  • resourceful
  • smart
  • well-informed
  • wise
  • able
  • acute
  • alert
  • alive
  • all there
  • apt
  • calculating
  • capable
  • clever
  • comprehending
  • deep
  • discerning
  • enlightened
  • exceptional
  • highbrow
  • ingenious
  • instructed
  • keen
  • knowing
  • penetrating
  • perspicacious
  • profound
  • quick
  • quick-witted
  • ready
  • reasonable
  • responsible
  • sage
  • sharp
  • thinking
  • together
  • understanding
  • whiz
  • witty
  • acute
  • strong
  • intense
  • penetrating
  • acid
  • pointed
  • cutting
  • caustic
  • extreme
  • fine
  • tart
  • incisive
  • observant
  • perceptive
  • quick-witted
  • sardonic
  • satirical
  • trenchant
  • honed
  • razor-sharp
  • unblunted
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antonyms for quickwitted

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  • dark
  • dull
  • ignorant
  • normal
  • old
  • stupid
  • typical
  • unaware
  • uncreative
  • uneducated
  • unimaginative
  • unintelligent
  • uninventive
  • unreasonable
  • worn
  • foolish
  • idiotic
  • imbecile
  • unstylish
  • dull
  • slow
  • poor
  • unknowing
  • inexperienced
  • kind
  • lazy
  • unskilled
  • ignorant
  • unintelligent
  • unaware
  • stupid
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        How to use quickwitted in a sentence

        She is a very quickwitted, pleasantly natured girl, and I am extremely fond of her.
        VAGABONDIAFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
        Alan Hawke knew very well at heart what the quickwitted woman would know.
        A FASCINATING TRAITORRICHARD HENRY SAVAGE
        Walter calls it a piece of American effrontery, but I call it quickwitted, don't you?
        IN CHTEAU LANDANNE HOLLINGSWORTH WHARTON
        John was quickwitted, and he instantly decided upon the course proper to be pursued.
        PAUL PRESCOTT'S CHARGEHORATIO ALGER
        But, as usual with spirits so quickwitted and resolute, it was but for a moment.
        HARD CASHCHARLES READE
        He discovered there were people in New York just as quickwitted, as keen, and as shrewd as he was himself.
        THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 3 NO 2, FEBRUARY 1863VARIOUS
        But though quickwitted and alert on the battlefield, he never shone in strategy.
        NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
        I thinks daddy was outdone with me, 'cause I was not quickwitted and smart, lak him.
        SLAVE NARRATIVES VOL. XIV. SOUTH CAROLINA, PART 1VARIOUS
        Fear makes an uneducated Englishman suspicious, quickwitted and surly.
        "CONTEMPTIBLE""CASUALTY"
        When Fortune jested she found in him quickwitted loving audience.
        THE KING'S MIRRORANTHONY HOPE
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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