English version

wits

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwitswits[plural]INTELLIGENT your ability to think quickly and make the right decisions Alone and penniless, I was forced to live on my wits.keep/have your wits about you (=be ready to think quickly and do what is necessary in a difficult situation) wit
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witsYou have to rely on your wits to be successful in business.