What does wise guy mean?

Definitions for wise guy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word wise guy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wise guy, smart aleck, wiseacre, wisenheimer, weisenheimer(noun)

    an upstart who makes conceited, sardonic, insolent comments


  1. wise guy(Noun)

    One given to making clever jokes regarded as rude or disrespectful; smart; a wisecracker.

  2. wise guy(Noun)

    A knowledgable or successful sports bettor.

  3. wise guy(Noun)

    A member of the Mafia; a mobster


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wise guy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wise guy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Donnie Brasco:

    Lefty A wise guy's always right even when he's wrong, he's right.

  2. Tom Zegan:

    Alright, who's the wise guy who turned the light out at the end of my tunnel?

  3. Donnie Brasco:

    Lefty Wise guy dont carry wallets, they carry their money in a roll....beaner on the outs

Images & Illustrations of wise guy

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Translations for wise guy

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • vivoSpanish
  • همه چیزدان, عقلِ کُلPersian
  • viisastelija, neropattiFinnish
  • smargiasso, insolente, spaccone, fanfarone, sapientoneItalian

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