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wise

 
Adjective wise has 5 senses
  1. wise - having or prompted by wisdom or discernment; "a wise leader"; "a wise and perceptive comment"
    Antonyms:
    foolish, absurd, cockeyed, derisory, idiotic, laughable, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridiculous, asinine, fatuous, inane, mindless, vacuous, cockamamie, cockamamy, goofy, sappy, silly, wacky, whacky, zany, unreasonable, fond, harebrained, insane, mad, ill-conceived, misguided, rattlebrained, rattlepated, scatterbrained, scatty, unwise
  2. judicious, sensible, wise - marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters; "judicious use of one's money"; "a sensible manager"; "a wise decision"
    Antonym: imprudent (indirect, via prudent)
  3. knowing, wise, wise to - evidencing the possession of inside information
    Antonym: uninformed (indirect, via informed)
  4. diplomatic, wise - able to take a broad view of negotiations between states
    Antonym: unstatesmanlike (indirect, via statesmanlike)
  5. considered, wise - carefully considered; "a considered opinion"
    Antonyms: ill-advised, unadvised (indirect, via well-advised)
Noun wise has 3 senses
  1. wise - a way of doing or being; "in no wise"; "in this wise"
    --1 is a kind of
    manner, mode, style, way, fashion
  2. Wise, Stephen Samuel Wise - United States Jewish leader (born in Hungary) (1874-1949)
    --2 is a kind of religious leader
  3. Wise, Isaac Mayer Wise - United States religious leader (born in Bohemia) who united reform Jewish organizations in the United States (1819-1900)
    --3 is a kind of religious leader
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