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wise

adjective [-er/-est only]    /wɑɪz/
having or showing good judgment , or the ability to make good judgments , based on what you have learned from your experience : a wise man/woman [+ to infinitive] They decided that it was wiser to wait until they were making a little more money before buying a house . wisely  /ˈwɑɪz·li/ adverb Spend your money wisely.
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