What is another word for mother wit?

Synonyms for mother wit
moth·er wit

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term mother wit.

Wiktionary

  1. mother witnoun

    Synonyms:
    native wit, common sense

  2. mother witnoun

    Inborn intelligence; innate good sense.

    Synonyms:
    native wit, common sense

Princeton's WordNet

  1. common sense, good sense, gumption, horse sense, sense, mother witnoun

    sound practical judgment

    "Common sense is not so common"; "he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples"; "fortunately she had the good sense to run away"

    Synonyms:
    gumption, sensation, sentience, grit, sentiency, good sense, backbone, guts, common sense, sand, moxie, sense, horse sense, signified, sensory faculty

Matched Categories

How to pronounce mother wit?

How to say mother wit in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#1568sense
#4278sand
#12945sensation
#14066backbone
#19903guts
#22757grit
#44866moxie
#51234signified
#98840sentience
#109205gumption

Translations for mother wit

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for mother wit »

Translation

Find a translation for the mother wit synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"mother wit." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 3 Feb. 2023. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/mother+wit>.

Discuss these mother wit synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for mother wit?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Synonym for Oxymoron
    • A. Ignorant
    • B. Stupid
    • C. Contradictory
    • D. Demented

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for mother wit: