Wit noun – A message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter. Humour is a synonym for wit in characteristic topic. You can use "Humour" instead a noun "Wit", if it concerns topics such as character trait, language, satire, wittiness. popular alternative Nearby Words: witty, witling
To many people Victorian wit and humour is summed up by Punch, when every joke is supposed to end with "Collapse of Stout Party", though this phrase tends to be as elusive as "Elementary, my dear Watson" in the Sherlock Holmes sagas.