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quick-witted
American English: /ˈˌkwɪk ˈˌwɪdɪd/

Translation of quick-witted in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • And when that draws sarcastic comment from the management team, his ability to offer quick-witted retorts allows him to ride the banter as effortlessly as another lunge from a desperate defender.
    • Undemonstrative, quick-witted, alert and intelligent: he has it all.
    • Intellectually quick-witted and bright, with an abrasive edge, Reid did well in school.

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