adjective, wit·ti·er, wit·ti·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM wittywit·ti·ly, adverbwit·ti·ness, noun
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Which will give us a completely different picture of Colonel Parker than most people have, because the letters are so eloquent, so witty, also so smart and so to-the-point that they’re just fascinating.He’s reported on music’s legends. Now Peter Guralnick is letting himself slip into the story.|Geoff Edgers|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
Their art was courageous, clever, witty, and beautiful, but also capable of inspiring bold change.Better conversations: The 7 essential elements of meaningful communication|matthewheimer|November 24, 2020|Fortune
These texts are a treat, mingling hard facts with witty and intriguing tidbits about the science behind an item and its context.The App That Offers Cosmic Awe - Facts So Romantic|Caleb Scharf|October 21, 2020|Nautilus
Sometimes, as Mathews remembers, she was witty and joyfully impulsive, but she couldn’t raise her sons with anything except a hand-to-mouth existence and constant household moves.
On “Frasier,” the pompous, but lovable, witty, opera-aficionado, twice-divorced psychiatrist Frasier Crane has moved to Seattle.
Though conversational and often witty, his meandering phrases become increasingly unpredictable as they develop.
They are variously loud, meditative, dramatic, witty, sexy, searing, and elegiac.
The 16-song pop treasure chest comes to a thrilling close with “New Romantics,” a remix-ready stomper crammed with witty lyrics.Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’: Country’s Prodigal Daughter Creates the Best Pop Album of the Year|Marlow Stern|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But instead of a witty pop song, we have yet more woe-is-me-feel-my-pain from an overpaid, over-cosseted celebrity.
But Poehler is, and has been throughout the run of her show, just as good: just as silly, just as madcap, just as witty.What's TV's Funniest Show? Our Emmy Awards Comedy Predictions|Kevin Fallon|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At lunch he was the greatest possible fun, bubbling over with jokes and witty sallies.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
She cultivated a witty habit of speech, the society of cabinet ministers, and her chef was a celebrity.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
"When I wants a maid, I'll please mysel," a declaration which all present seemed to consider very witty.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
The damsel, uninterrupted in her own loquacity, had not discovered that this witty gentleman was——dumb!
A witty knave bargained with a seller of lace in London for as much as would reach from one of his ears to the other.