Spanish translation of “wise”
wise adjective /waiz/
› having gained a great deal of knowledge from books or experience or both and able to use it well.
You would be wise to do as he suggests a wise decision. wisely adverb ›
She wisely decided not to marry him. wisdom /ˈwizdəm/ noun ›
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
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.
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