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Definitions of wise:

part of speech: noun

Way, manner.

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: noun, adjective, verb

Manner; way of being or acting; only used in compound words, or in such antiquated or colloquial phrases as- in no wise, in no way; in any wise, in any way; on this wise, on this manner, & c.

part of speech: noun

A way of acting or being; fashion; manner; as, in any wise, etc.

part of speech: adjective

Having wit or knowledge: able to make use of knowledge well: judging rightly: discreet: learned: skillful: dictated by wisdom: containing wisdom.

part of speech: adjective

Well adapted to produce good effects; discreet; judging rightly.

part of speech: adjective

Judging correctly from experience; having ability to decide rightly what is best to say or do; discreet; skilful; learned; based on good judgment.

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Confidence; faith; belief in someone's truth and goodness; hope; basis of confidence or belief; credit granted because of belief in one's honesty; a duty or responsibility; a combination of business men or firms engaged in the production of some commodity or related group of commodities, designed to regulate the supply and price of their goods and to prosper by cooperation rather than by competition; often, such a combination formed to crush out smaller competitors formed to crush out smaller competitors and thus control an industry and raise prices; an estate left in someone's charge to be held and managed for another's charge to be held and managed for another's benefit; the guardianship of such an estate. ...

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