Meaning of “in his/her/their wisdom” in the English Dictionary

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"in his/her/their wisdom" in British English

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in his/her/their wisdom

humorous

something that you say when you do not understand why someone has done something stupid:

The council, in its wisdom, decided to close the library and now the building stands empty.

(Definition of “in his/her/their wisdom” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)