wise englannista suomeksi
Showing good judgement or the benefit of experience.
''"It is a profitable thing, if one is wise, to seem foolish" - Aeschylus''
To become wise.
''Mo wised him up about his situation.''
''After Mo had a word with him, he wised up.''
- In such wise that all the beasts, great and small, came to the court save Reynard the Fox.
1850, Gabriel Rossetti|Dante Gabriel Rossetti, ''The Burden of Nineveh'', lines 2-5
- ... the prize
- Dead Greece vouchsafes to living eyes, —
- Her Art for ever in fresh wise
- From hour to hour rejoicing me.
1866, Swinburne|Algernon Swinburne, ''A Ballad of Life'', lines 28-30
- A riven hood was pulled across his eyes;
- The token of him being upon this wise
- Made for a sign of Lust.
1926, J. S. Fletcher, ''Sea Fog'', page 308
- And within a few minutes the rest of us were on our way too, judiciously instructed by Parkapple and the Brighton official, and disposed of in two taxi-cabs, the drivers of which were ordered to convey us to Rottingdean in such wise that each set his load of humanity at different parts of the village and at the same time that the bus was due to arrive at the hotel.
(RQ:Gandhi Experiments)The discussion arose somewhat in this wise. The President of the Society was Mr. Hills, proprietor of the Thames Iron Works. He was a puritan. (...)
(quote-book)|passage=Then, at least, we shall be able to program consciousness in such wise that it cannot be numbed nor distracted by the Narcissus illusions of the entertainment world that beset mankind when he encounters himself extended in his own gimmickry.