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See definition of sharp witted on Dictionary.com
  • as inpenetrating
  • as inperspicacious
  • as inquick-witted
  • as insharp-witted
  • as insharp-witted

synonyms for sharp witted

  • astute
  • incisive
  • perceptive
  • profound
  • shrewd
  • discerning
  • discriminating
  • keen
  • searching
  • acute
  • critical
  • penetrative
  • perspicacious
  • quick
  • quick-witted
  • sagacious
  • sharp
  • sharp-witted
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antonyms for sharp witted

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  • ignorant
  • shallow
  • stupid
  • undiscriminating
  • blunt
  • dull
  • idiotic
  • senseless
  • unintelligent
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      How to use sharp witted in a sentence

      A sob rose in her throat, and broke from her lips transformed into a trembling, sharp, glad cry.
      THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
      It was one of those long moments that makes a fellow draw his breath sharp when he thinks about it afterward.
      RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
      Mrs. Vivian had hardly spoken when the sharp little vibration of her door-bell was heard in the hall.
      CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
      Whatever you do, don't write a word to that Carr friend of yours; he's as sharp as a two-edged sword.
      ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
      The farmer told him it was six miles; "but," he added, "you must ride sharp, or you will get a wet jacket before you reach it."
      THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
      He was a pretty bright sort, that same Goodell, quick-witted, nimble of tongue above the average Englishman.
      RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
      A month later, he turned sharp round, ere half a morning walk was completed, and stumped back to the house.
      KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
      I played up one octave, and then I wished to go on by placing my first finger on F sharp.
      MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
      Madame Lebrun grew a trifle hysterical; Robert called his brother some sharp, hard names.
      THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
      There is a sharp curve in the permanent way outside the station, so that a train is on you all of a sudden.
      UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
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