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worldly-wise

adjective uk   /ˌwɜːld.liˈwaɪz/  us   /ˌwɝːld-/
experienced in the ways in which people behave and able to deal with most situations: Tyler is remarkably worldly-wise for such a young girl.
Translations of “worldly-wise”
in Chinese (Traditional) 老於世故的, 圓滑的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老于世故的, 圆滑的…
(Definition of worldly-wise from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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