unwit

[ uhn-wit ]
/ ʌnˈwɪt /

verb (used with object), un·wit·ted, un·wit·ting.

Obsolete. to render devoid of wit; derange.

Nearby words

  1. unwise,
  2. unwisely,
  3. unwish,
  4. unwished,
  5. unwished-for,
  6. unwitnessed,
  7. unwitting,
  8. unwittingly,
  9. unwitty,
  10. unwonted

Origin of unwit

First recorded in 1595–1605; un-2 + wit1

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