Definitions for wise man

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word wise man

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mentor, wise man(noun)

    a wise and trusted guide and advisor

Wiktionary

  1. wise man(Noun)

    A man who is wise.

  2. wise man(Noun)

    A man who is a sage or seer.

  3. wise man(Noun)

    A magus; one of the three biblical magi.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. wise man

    One who sees the storm coming before the clouds appear.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Plato:

    He was a wise man who invented God.

  2. Benjamin Disraeli:

    The fool wonders, the wise man asks.

  3. Jonathan Swift:

    No wise man ever wished to be younger.

  4. Henry David Thoreau:

    Water is the only drink for a wise man.

  5. Cicero:

    Nature herself makes the wise man rich.


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