Translation of "wise" - English-Spanish dictionary

wise

adjective uk /waɪz/

having or showing the ability to make good judgments, based on a deep understanding and experience of life

sabio
a wise leader
I think we’ve made a wise choice.
→ Opposite unwise
wisely adverb /waɪz·li/

sabiamente

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

wise

adjective /waiz/

having gained a great deal of knowledge from books or experience or both and able to use it well.

sabio

sensible

sensato, juicioso
You would be wise to do as he suggests
a wise decision.
wisely adverb

sabiamente, sensatamente
She wisely decided not to marry him.
wisdom /ˈwizdəm/ noun

sabiduría
Wisdom comes with experience.
wisdom tooth /ˈwizdəm-/ noun

(anatomy ) any one of the four back teeth cut after childhood, usually about the age of twenty.

muela del juicio
wisecrack noun

a joke

salida
He sat at the back of the class and made wisecracks.
wise guy noun

(informal ) a person who (shows that he) thinks that he is smart, knows everything etc.

sabelotodo
be wise to

to be fully aware of

ser consciente de
He thinks I’m going to give him some money, but I’m wise to his plan.
none the wiser

not knowing any more than before

seguir sin entender, no darse cuenta, no enterarse
He tried to explain the rules to me, but I’m none the wiser.
put (someone) wise

to tell, inform (someone) of the real facts.

poner (a alguien) al tanto/corriente

(Translation of “wise” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)