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TO WIT. That is to say; namely; scilicet; (q.v.) videlicet. (q.v.)

TO WIT. To know, that is to say, namely. See Scilicet.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The plot revolves around the efforts of the urbane and witty Mirabell to marry the equally quick - witted Millamant, despite the opposition of her aunt, Lady Wishfort, to whom he has feigned passion in order to disguise his suit for her niece.
Hurt was incredible to watch and a reminder of just how quick witted Crisp really was.
So some quarter- witted, muscle-bound progeny of a sheep- shearer finally finds the button to flip open his laptop, sits down at a desk like that old monkey writing Shakespeare, runs his bile through a spell-check and hey presto, global infamy as a columnist.