Quick-witted - Crossword Clue

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  1. quick or skillful or adept in action or thought; "an exceptionally adroit pianist"; "an adroit technician"; "his adroit replies to hecklers won him many followers"; "an adroit negotiator"
  1. moving quickly and lightly; "sleek and agile as a gymnast"; "as nimble as a deer"; "nimble fingers"; "quick of foot"; "the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it"
  2. mentally quick; "an agile mind"; "nimble wits"
  3. to be supple
  1. (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward; "he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"
  2. mentally quick and resourceful; "an apt pupil"; "you are a clever man...you reason well and your wit is bold"-Bram Stoker
  3. at risk of or subject to experiencing something usually unpleasant; "he is apt to lose"; "she is liable to forget"
  4. being of striking appropriateness and pertinence; "the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"
  1. having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions; "an acute observer of politics and politicians"; "incisive comments"; "icy knifelike reasoning"; "as sharp and incisive as the stroke of a fang"; "penetrating insight"; "frequent penetrative observations"
  2. harsh; "sharp criticism"; "a sharp-worded exchange"; "a tart remark"
  3. ending in a sharp point
  4. a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
  5. a musical notation indicating one half step higher than the note named
  6. marked by practical hardheaded intelligence; "a smart businessman"; "an astute tenant always reads the small print in a lease"; "he was too shrewd to go along with them on a road that could lead only to their overthrow"
  7. (of something seen or heard) clearly defined; "a sharp photographic image"; "the sharp crack of a twig"; "the crisp snap of dry leaves underfoot"
  8. having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing
Clue Database Last Updated: 24/03/2018 9:00am

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