Meaning of Wit

English: Wit
Bangla: বুদ্ধি, রসিকতা, বৈদগ্ধ্য, বুদ্ধির দীপ্তি, বুদ্ধির ঝলক, আক্কেল, উদ্ভাবন, কল্পনা
Hindi: बुद्धि
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
Synonym: Banter , Fun , Joke , Waggery , Burlesque , Humor , Playfulness , Waggishness , Drollery , Jest , Pleasantry , Witticism , Facetiousness , Jocularity , Raillery
Antonym: Dulness , Seriousness , Sobriety , Solemnity , Stolidity , Stupidity , Gravity

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Bangla Academy Dictionary:

Definition: 1

the keen perception and cleverly apt expression of those connections between ideas that awaken amusement and pleasure. Synonyms: drollery, facetiousness, waggishness, repartee.

Definition: 2

speech or writing showing such perception and expression. Synonyms: banter, joking, witticism, quip, raillery, badinage, persiflage; bon mot.

Definition: 3

a person having or noted for such perception and expression. Synonyms: wag, jester, epigrammatist, satirist.

Definition: 4

understanding, intelligence, or sagacity; astuteness. Synonyms: wisdom, sense, mind.

Definition: 5

Usually, wits. powers of intelligent observation, keen perception, ingenious contrivance, or the like; mental acuity, composure, and resourcefulness: using one's wits to get ahead. Synonyms: cleverness, cunning, wisdom, insight, perspicacity, sacaciousness, acumen. mental faculties; senses: to lose one's wits; frightened out of one's wits. Synonyms: mind, sanity; brains, marbles.