Definitions and translations for "witty"

Definition of witty

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1. Wise, having good judgement.
2. Possessing a strong intellect or intellectual capacity; intelligent, skilful, ingenious.
3. Clever; amusingly ingenious.
His speech was both witty and informative.
4. Full of wit.
His frequent quips mark him as particularly witty.
5. Quick of mind; insightful; in possession of wits.
She may have grown older, but she has grown no less witty.
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English - English - witty

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adj. humorous, funny, amusing; clever; sharp, shrewd

English - Spanish - witty

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adj. agudo, bien traído, chispeante, chistoso, conceptista, decidor, dicharachero, donoso, festivo, gracioso, ingenioso, jacarero, jocoso, jovial, licurgo, ocurrente, salado

English - French - witty

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adj. spirituel; piquant; intelligent, plein d'esprit; subtil, judicieux; humoristique, amusant, drôle

English - German - witty

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adj. schlau; spitzfindig; gewieft

English - Indonesian - witty

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a. jenaka, pintar lucu, pintar

English - Italian - witty

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agg. spiritoso, faceto, arguto; (dial) intelligente

English - Polish - witty

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a. dowcipny, błyskotliwy

English - Portuguese - witty

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adj. vivo, inteligente, brilhante, genial

English - Romanian - witty

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a. ascuţit, glumeţ, plin de duh, ghiduş, spiritual

English - Russian - witty

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прил. остроумный

English - Turkish - witty

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s. esprili, nükteli, hazırcevap, zekice

English - Ukrainian - witty

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a. дотепний, розумний, підступний, метикуватий

English - Dutch - witty

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bn. pienter; scherp; grappig

English - Greek - witty

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επίθ. ευφυής, πνευματώδης

English - Arabic - witty

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‏بارع، ذكي، ظريف، فكه، سريع الخاطر‏

English - Chinese - witty

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(形) 富于机智的, 诙谐的

English - Chinese - witty

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(形) 富於機智的, 詼諧的

English - Japanese - witty

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(形) おかしい; 機知に富んだ; 鋭い

English - Korean - witty

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형. 재치 있는, 기지 있는; 영리한

English - Vietnamese - witty

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a. sắc sảo
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Synonyms for witty
amusing: clever, facetious, humorous, jocose, jocular, playful, pleasant