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Sally is a wise and cautious woman.
the wise old men of the village
Moving out of your old flat was wise.
Buying those shares was a wise move.
You made a wise decision when you chose to study Spanish.
I don't think it's wise to teach your children at home.
They spent the money wisely.
She nodded wisely.
This is the British English definition of wise. View American English definition of wise.
old and no longer in good condition