How to Pronounce wit?

Correct pronunciation for the word "wit" is [wˈɪt], [wˈɪt], [w_ˈɪ_t].

"Wit" in context

Wit is an undervalued asset. It is a form of intelligence that involves quick mindedness and the ability to effectively use humour. It includes the ability to think on your feet, react sharply and make quick comments to keep a conversation interesting. Wit is an intellectual resource that often involves staying abreast of current trends to reference in a conversation. A witty individual is usually seen as a highly intelligent person.

Wit serves a variety of purposes. It can keep people entertained when they are bored. It allows people to make that otherwise dull conversation much more interesting or humorous.

What are similar-sounding words for wit?

Usage over time for wit:

This graph shows how "wit" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

6 words made out of letters WIT

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