Middle English Dictionary Entry

witter adj.
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Definitions (Senses and Subsenses)

(a) Wise, prudent; knowledgeable; also, cunning, skilled, able [the precise gloss is determined by the context]; ~ and wale (ware, wise), wise and ~; ~ of eie, observant; (b) requiring or demonstrating skill; (c) as noun: sup. the wisest men; wei ~, those who know or can discover paths, routes, or ways to travel.
(a) Clear, evident, manifest; also, sure; (b) as adv.: clearly, plainly.