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Meaning of WITLING

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Wit"ling\, n. [Wit + -ling; cf. G. witzling.]
A person who has little wit or understanding; a pretender to
wit or smartness.

      A beau and witing perished in the forming. --Pope.

      Ye newspaper witlings! ye pert scribbling folks!
                                               --Goldsmith.

 

 

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