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quick-witted

adjective uk   /ˌkwɪkˈwɪt.ɪd/  us   /-ˈwɪt̬-/
able to reply in a clever or funny way without thinking for a long time
Translations of “quick-witted”
in Korean 두뇌 회전이 빠른…
in Arabic سَريع الخاطِر…
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 Italian spiritoso, arguto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機智的,機敏的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 机智的,机敏的…
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