Definitions English

  • Having the ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; sagacious: a wise leader.
  • Exhibiting common sense; prudent: a wise decision.
  • Shrewd; crafty.
  • Having great learning; erudite.
  • Provided with information; informed. Used with to: was wise to the politics of the department.
  • Slang Rude and disrespectful; impudent.
  • wise up Slang To make or become aware, informed, or sophisticated.
  • Method or manner of doing; way: in no wise; in any wise.