wiser

All Noun Adjective
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  • She often made her female characters wiser and better able than male characters.
  • Any one but he would, and she was wiser than almost any one he knew. Cited from Raftmates, by Kirk Munroe
  • She's going to be three years older but probably not three years wiser!
  • I returned to my home neither a better nor a wiser man. Cited from Modern Skepticism: A Journey Through the Land of Doubt and Back Again
  • You come out of the other side not much the wiser about the man behind it.
  • But now he knew that his mother was wiser than he was. Cited from The Tale of Frisky Squirrel, by Arthur Scott Bailey
  • No society can be greater or wiser or better than the average of all its elements. Cited from The Colonel's Dream, by Charles W. Chesnutt
  • She did not know how one man could be expected to be wiser than all his generation. Cited from Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida, by Ouida
  • Nor are the men in power in our larger cities any wiser. Cited from Monopolies and the People, by Charles Whiting Baker
  • Then she returned to the house a much wiser woman than she had left it an hour earlier. Cited from Peggy Stewart at School, by Gabrielle E. Jackson
  • Of course the world is growing somewhat wiser -- getting more sense day by day. Cited from Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume VIII, by Robert Green Ingersoll
  • It was wiser and better in every way to look out for a home at once. Cited from Christie Redfern's Troubles, by Margaret Robertson
  • If you think it wiser to go, you must do so. Cited from Modern Icelandic Plays, by Johann Sigurjonsson
  • It would be wiser to escape half-an-hour too soon than be discovered half-an-hour too late. Cited from Kilgorman, A Story of Ireland in 1798, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • But would it not be wiser for her to have a better home and different training? Cited from A Little Girl in Old Detroit, by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  • Still I felt that it would be wiser to be on my guard against him. Cited from Will Weatherhelm, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Her husband, I have heard, has since proved a better and a wiser man. Cited from The International Monthly Magazine, Vol. 5, No. 1, January, 1852
  • Without reference to a living plant you would be none the wiser.
  • I suggested to my brother that under the circumstances it might be wiser not to land. Cited from The Cruise of the Mary Rose, by William H. G. Kingston
  • I let him have it full in the face -- it seemed to me better and wiser. Cited from The Tragic Muse, by Henry James
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