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OTHER WORDS FROM quick-wittedquick-wit·ted·ly, adverbquick-wit·ted·ness, noun
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Even the most quick-witted cops and the most skillful surgeons could not have saved him.The Black and White Men Who Saved Martin Luther King’s Life|Michael Daly|January 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Quick-witted, sharp-tongued, and flirtatious, Anne drew a coterie of men to her, and each would lose his head for her.
Vidal had the best of all this because he was quick-witted and by far the funniest.Gore Vidal Epitomized an Era When Writers Were Like Rock Stars|Malcolm Jones|August 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Quick-witted and cunning, Tyrion might just be the most dangerous man in the Seven Kingdoms, fathoms ahead of everyone.‘Game of Thrones’ Season 2 Review: Majesty, Mystery, and Terror Reign Supreme|Jace Lacob|March 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In New York, a quick-witted toper went into a bar-room and called for something to drink.The American Joe Miller|Various
She was quick-witted enough to understand where she was and how it had all come about.Through Forest and Fire|Edward Ellis
Quick-witted Jerry was the first to make the announcement, Ive thought of one.Marjorie Dean High School Senior|Pauline Lester
That quick-witted youth caught the possibilities and at his first attempt sprawled Bobby.The Adventures of Bobby Orde|Stewart Edward White
Judith was very handsome, quick-witted, fond of admiration and fine clothes, while Hetty was not beautiful to look at.Chatterbox, 1905.|Various