Witty Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Witty

Making or given to making amusing jokes or witticisms:
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The definition of clever is being smart or having the skills to do something well.
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The definition of brilliant is someone or something that is very bright, either in terms of intelligence or because it is shiny or intensely colored.
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Full of promise and hope; auspicious:
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Amusing; humorous:
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Playfully jocular; humorous:
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The definition of whimsical is playful or out of the ordinary.
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Given to jest; habitually jolly
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Joking; humorous; full of fun
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The definition of scintillating is something fascinating or brilliantly clever.
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Of an object, reflecting light as if giving off tiny sparks.
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The definition of amusing is someone who provides entertainment or who incites laughter.
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The definition of droll refers to unusual, often sarcastic or dry humor.
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Energetic or quick in movement:
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Containing sarcasm.
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The definition of comedic is something funny.
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Displaying genius or brilliance; tending to invent.
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Sprightly and lighthearted in disposition, character, or quality.
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Suggestive of the sea or sailing life.
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Having the ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; sagacious:
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The definition of keen is something sharp or intense.
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Fierce or impetuous; violent:
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Antonyms for Witty

Not amusing.
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The definition of serious is showing deep thought, not joking, or a situation that requires careful thought.
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Not funny:
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Words Related to Witty

(Archaic) Aware (of something)
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The definition of humorous is funny or comical.
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Amusing or pleasing because of wit or originality
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Synonym Study

  • Jocose suggests a mildly mischievous quality in joking or jesting, sometimes to the point of facetiousness
  • Jocular implies a happy or playful disposition characterized by the desire to amuse others
  • Facetious is now usually derogatory in suggesting an inappropriate or ill-chosen attempt to be witty or humorous
  • Humorous connotes more geniality, gentleness, or whimsicality in saying or doing something that is deliberately comical or amusing
  • Witty implies sharp, amusing cleverness and spontaneity in perceiving and commenting on, esp. in repartee and sometimes sarcastically, the incongruities in life
Find another word for witty. In this page you can discover 42 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for witty, like: funny, clever, intelligent, unamusing, brilliant, bright, comic, facetious, whimsical, humorous and jocose.