Origin of thick-witted
OTHER WORDS FROM thick-wittedthick-wit·ted·ly, adverbthick-wit·ted·ness, noun
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How to use thick-witted in a sentence
But the people from Valley Stream had such a thick New York accent that was all around me.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
His chin rested on the thick plastic collar buckled around his neck.Dungeons and Genital Clamps: Inside a Legendary BDSM Chateau|Ian Frisch|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the highest navigable point of the Congo River, thick jungle creates an impenetrable wall of green around a large island.
Small rooms off its graffiti-covered foyer provide shelter from the thick rain that can unexpectedly, and vengefully, hit.
The Barclays Center where the Duke and Duchess will be seated would have stood in thick of where the pivotal action transpired.The British Royals Reinvade Brooklyn: William and Kate Come Watch Basketball on Historic Battle Site|Justin Jones|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We stumbled along, close up, for the thick-piled clouds still hung their light-obscuring banners over the sky.
The eyebrows were low and thick, the upper lip was sensitive, quivering sometimes as she talked, but the lower was firm and full.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Cystin crystals are colorless, highly refractive, rather thick, hexagonal plates with well-defined edges.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
He was a pretty bright sort, that same Goodell, quick-witted, nimble of tongue above the average Englishman.
Meanwhile Mr. Crow had been thinking rapidly—for he was a quick-witted old scamp.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey