Watered-down Definitions for Wednesday: Wit

Today I’ll explore a little about the word, wit, which has been intriguing me for some reason. 
 
  • Word: Wit 

  • Watered-down Definition(s): Wit is of knowledge. In general circles, the word is associated with someone’s or something’s pull to judge based on a sharp perceptive ability; it is also highly associated with cleverness through intellect. 

  • Word Origin(s): The word comes from Middle English and is related to the Old High German word, wizzi. 



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