Random Word Post – mother wit

Brookville, Pennsylvania
December 10, 2015 11:36am CST
I find a random word by flipping through a dictionary or using a random word generator and write a quick – often silly – little post about it. # Mother wit can be something smart your mom says, but the full meaning is “Natural or native intelligence; common sense.” Saying someone has common sense is good, but I doubt calling someone a “witty mother” would go over well.
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@jaboUK (54877)
• United Kingdom
10 Dec 15
It's along the same lines as 'mother tongue' or 'mother earth'. I wouldn't object to being called a witty mother
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@bluesa (14424)
• Johannesburg, South Africa
10 Dec 15
Yeah, that does sound a bit strange , I will stick to saying someone has common sense. :-)
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