Translation of "wise up" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

wise up

mainly US informal phrasal verb with wise uk /waɪz/ us /waɪz/ verb

to start to understand a situation or fact and believe what you hear about it, even if it is difficult or unpleasant

想通;看透;醒悟
Those who think this is a harmless recreational drug should wise up. 那些认为这是一种无害休闲毒品的人应该醒醒了。
It's about time employers wised up to the fact that employees who are happy work more efficiently. 雇主们该看清这一点了,即快乐的员工工作起来会更高效。

(Translation of “wise up” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)