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a sharp wit meaning

  • [American slang]
    Fig. a good and fast ability to make jokes and funny comments.
      Terry has a sharp wit and often makes cracks that force people to laugh aloud at inappropriate times.
  • to wit:    Adverb: to witAs f ...
  • wit:    Noun: wit &nb ...
  • sharp:    Adjective: sharp ( ...

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  1. And he has a sharp wit, particularly when needling his teammates.
  2. David Angell was a man with a sharp wit and a gentle way.
  3. She possesses good bedside manners, common sense, and a sharp wit.
  4. He has been known for a sharp wit and a talent for naming horses.
  5. And both show Tibetans as people who laugh and joke readily and have a sharp wit.

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