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Meaning of WITTY

Pronunciation:  'witee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  combining clever conception and facetious expression; "his sermons were unpredictably witty and satirical as well as eloquent"
 

WITTY is a 5 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: humorous, humourous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Wit"ty\, a. [Compar. {Wittier}; superl. {Wittiest}.] [AS.
witig, wittig. See {Wit}, n.]
1. Possessed of wit; knowing; wise; skillful; judicious;
   clever; cunning. [Obs.] ``The deep-revolving witty
   Buckingham.'' --Shak.

2. Especially, possessing wit or humor; good at repartee;
   droll; facetious; sometimes, sarcastic; as, a witty
   remark, poem, and the like. ``Honeycomb, who was so
   unmercifully witty upon the women.'' --Addison.

Syn: Acute; smart; sharp; arch; keen; facetious; amusing;
     humorous; satirical; ironical; taunting.

 

 

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