Flippant and Witty


Show Definitions
Flippant adjective – Making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred.
Witty and flippant are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Witty" instead an adjective "Flippant".
Nearby Words: flippancy, flippantly
Synonyms for Flippant


Show Definitions
Witty adjective – Given to or marked by mature intelligent humor.
Usage example: he's well-known for his witty retorts

Flippant and witty are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Flippant" instead an adjective "Witty".
Nearby Words: wit, witting, witticism, wittily, wittingly
Synonyms for Witty

Things that words describes

response flippant response witty response
manner flippant manner witty manner
character flippant character witty character
hero flippant hero witty hero
Other nouns: man, woman, remark, way, joke, comment, reply, insults, comments.
Cite this Source
Witty and Flippant. (2016). Retrieved 2020, August 14, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/flippant/witty
Flippant & Witty. N.p., 2016. Web. 14 Aug. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/flippant/witty>.
Witty or Flippant. 2016. Accessed August 14, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/flippant/witty.

Synonyms for flippant
Share this picture

Synonyms for witty
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "flippant" and "witty" have occurred on timeline: