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quick-wittedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkwɪk ˈwɪt·ɪd/
able to ​reactquickly and ​skillfully
(Definition of quick-witted from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “quick-witted”
in Arabic سَريع الخاطِر…
in Korean 두뇌 회전이 빠른…
in Portuguese arguto, perspicaz…
in Catalan llest, perspicaç…
in Japanese 頭の回転が速い, 機転の利く, とんちの利いた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 机智的,机敏的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機智的,機敏的…
in Italian spiritoso, arguto…
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