Definition of wise


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • wise is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 7 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • wise is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 7 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of wise

  • United States Jewish leader (born in Hungary) (1874-1949) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. stephen samuel wise

  • improperly forward or bold (adjective)

    Examples

    1. Don't get wise with me!

    Synonyms

    1. fresh
    2. impertinent
    3. impudent
    4. overbold
    5. sassy
    6. saucy
    7. smart

  • United States religious leader (born in Bohemia) who united reform Jewish organizations in the United States (1819-1900) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. isaac mayer wise

  • evidencing the possession of inside information (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. knowing
    2. wise to

  • marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a wise decision

    Synonyms

    1. heady
    2. judicious

  • a way of doing or being (noun)

    Examples

    1. in no wise
    2. in this wise

  • having or prompted by wisdom or discernment (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a wise leader
    2. a wise and perceptive comment

See definition of wise in Merriam Webster