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Definition of "nimble-witted" [nimble-witted]

  • Quickwitted.

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "nimble-witted" in a sentence
  • "Alas, things are looking much bleaker for Poseidon and company since some comrades have now shown their true colors, but thankfully they have some nimble-witted demigods on their side."
  • "This was the performance of a complete No10 in the classic mould, a fantasist and a finisher in one package, inspiring his colleagues with a flow of nimble-witted, technically flawless interventions."
  • "They are generally complex men, interested, trigger tempered, yes ... but also nimble-witted and at times dry-as-dust funny."