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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a clever, keen, or bright manner.

Usage examples (7)
  • "Darling, give me but a chance to prove my love," Don Carlos breathed; then quick-wittedly began to talk about salmon fishing as two or three other guests approached.
  • She quick-wittedly replied with, yes as good as if we dont go off to college in a month as good as request yourself, investigate as good as do good we as well will turn...
  • Isabelle grinned silently in horrible embarrassment but Charlotte said, quick-wittedly:
  • As the stream of their townspeople passed by, each with a carefully prepared word of greeting, Burns was ready with a quick-wittedly amiable rejoinder. for more
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