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He was a pretty bright sort, that same Goodell, quick-witted, nimble of tongue above the average Englishman.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Meanwhile Mr. Crow had been thinking rapidly—for he was a quick-witted old scamp.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
He saved my life there, and his quick-witted devotion was shown in many other instances during a most exciting journey.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The waiter, a quick-witted rogue enough, seemed to be thoroughly enjoying this midnight conversation.
A BUTTERFLY ON THE WHEELCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
Or, what more likely than that these ignorant and half-witted people should seek to manage an afflicted kinswoman by violence?
But while I admired, I wondered what had called forth in a lad so shuttle-witted this enduring sense of duty.
And the more, because they see that he is sharp-witted, and according as his Doctor saith, a very hopefull young man.
He told one of the prisoners, a half-witted lad, that he should be free if he would only do exactly as he was bidden.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
Alexander was quick-witted, talented, and showy, if I may use so barbarous a word.
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
And he was no quicker-witted or longer-sighted in Australia.

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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