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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having an acute or a quickly or nicely discerning mind.

Usage examples (35)
  • Luckily, a sharp-witted colleague discovered him and raised the alarm.
  • The Golden One was a wary man and sharp-witted, a thinker and a planner.
  • She was a very sharp-witted, very tart woman, I mean, very -- very smart.
  • You're incredibly sharp-witted and powerful (not to mention intelligent!). for more
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