quick-wittedly
adverb see quick-witted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • quick-wittedly — quick wit·ted·ly …   English syllables

  • quick-wittedly — See quick witted. * * * …   Universalium

  • quick-wittedly — adverb In a quick witted manner …   Wiktionary

  • quick-wittedly — adverb : in a quick witted manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • quick-witted — quick wittedly, adv. quick wittedness, n. /kwik wit id/, adj. having a nimble, alert mind. [1520 30; QUICK + WIT1 + ED3] Syn. keen, perceptive, smart, clever, sharp. * * * …   Universalium

  • quick-witted — [kwik′wit′id] adj. nimble of mind; alert quick wittedly adv. quick wittedness n …   English World dictionary

  • quick-witted — adjective Date: 1530 quick in perception and understanding ; mentally alert Synonyms: see intelligent • quick wittedly adverb • quick wittedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quick-witted — /ˈkwɪk wɪtəd / (say kwik wituhd) adjective having a nimble, alert mind. –quick wittedly, adverb –quick wittedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • quick-wittedness — See quick wittedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • nimbly — adj 1. agilely, spryly, featly, trippingly, gracefully, lithesomely; nimble footedly, light footedly, light leggedly; fast, speedily, swiftly, fleetly, quickly, rapidly, mercurially; briskly, smartly, spiritedly, animatedly, Inf. snappily;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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