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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. not witty; without wit; silly

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • . Not knowing; not wise; foolish.
  • Not witty; destitute of wit: as, unwitty jokes. Shenstone, A Simile.


From Middle English unwitti ("foolish"), from Old English unwittiġ ("unconscious, ignorant, stupid"), equivalent to un- +‎ witty. Cognate with German unwitzig ("unwitty"), Icelandic úvitugr ("ignorant"). (Wiktionary)



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