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wise1

wise1

 
 
pronunciation:
waIz
part of speech: adjective
inflections: wiser, wisest
definition 1: having understanding and good judgment about what is true or good.
Years of experience have made her wise.
synonyms:
sage
antonyms:
foolish
similar words:
intelligent, prudent, sensible, shrewd, understanding
definition 2: showing such understanding.
You have made a wise decision.
synonyms:
sage
similar words:
profound, prudent, sensible
derivation: wisely (adv.)