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wisdom

wis·dom

wisdom

 
pronunciation:
wIz dm
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part of speech: noun
definition: good judgment and an understanding of that which is true or right.
She had the wisdom to teach her children how to make difficult decisions.
synonyms:
common sense
similar words:
brains, intelligence, sense, understanding
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The word wisdom contains the following part:
-dom Old English noun-forming suffix that means domain of; state of being
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The suffix -dom attaches to primarily Old English adjectives and nouns.