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  • as innamely
  • as inscilicet
  • as invidelicet

synonyms for to wit

  • especially
  • i.e.
  • particularly
  • specially
  • specifically
  • videlicet
  • viz.
  • by way of explanation
  • expressly
  • id est
  • in other words
  • in plain English
  • scilicet
  • strictly speaking
  • that is

antonyms for to wit

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  • broadly
  • commonly
  • generally
  • usually
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      How to use to wit in a sentence

      Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
      RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
      All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
      HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
      We had six field-pieces, but we only took four, harnessed wit twice the usual number of horses.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
      "Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      To place wit above sense is to place superfluity above utility.
      PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
      Something remote and ancient stirred in her, something that was not of herself To-day, something half primitive, half barbaric.
      THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
      To-day I'm more dead than alive, as we had a lesson from him yesterday that lasted four hours.
      MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
      They held the compound against repeated assaults, and lost several men in hand-to-hand fighting.
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      I wouldn't go on if I were you, sir; the luck's dead against you to-night; I wouldn't go on, indeed I wouldn't.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      Now many people think that we are moving in the direction of world socialism to-day.
      THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
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      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO TO WIT

      • by way of explanation
      • especially
      • expressly
      • i.e.
      • id est
      • in other words
      • in plain English
      • particularly
      • scilicet
      • specially
      • specifically
      • strictly speaking
      • that is
      • to wit
      • videlicet
      • viz.
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