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wit 1

British English: /wɪt/
American English: /wɪt/

noun

also: wits plural noun

  • (intelligence)
    intelligenza (feminine)
    (presence of mind)
    presenza (feminine) di spirito
    to have the wits to do
    avere l'intelligenza di fare
    to have o keep (all) one's wits about one
    (vigilant)
    stare all'erta o tenere gli occhi ben aperti
    (level-headed)
    mantenere il sangue freddo o conservare la propria presenza di spirito
    to collect o gather one's wits
    riprendersi
    to sharpen one's wits to frighten, startle, terrify somebody out of their wits
    spaventare a morte qualcuno
    to pit one's wits against somebody
    misurarsi con qualcuno
    to live by one's wits
    vivere d'espedienti
    to lose one's wits a battle of wits

also: -witted adjective in composti

Idioms

to be at one's wits' end

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wit 2
British English: /wɪt/
American English: /wɪt/

transitive verb forma in -ing -tt- pass., p.pass. wist

[archaic]

intransitive verb forma in -ing -tt- pass., p.pass. wist

[archaic]

Idioms

to wit

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