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wise up

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  1. wise upverb

    get wise to

    "They wised up to it"

  2. wise upverb

    cause someone to become aware of something


  1. wise upverb

    To become informed, to inform oneself of something.


  1. Wise Up

    Wise Up is a 1985 single by Christian music singer Amy Grant. It was released as the third single from her Unguarded album. The song reached The Billboard 100, as well as the Adult Contemporary and Christian music charts in the United States. "Wise Up" is an uptempo, inspirational song with a rock sound, featuring heavy percussion and guitars. The song provides the Unguarded album with its title in the lyric "better use your head to guard your heart". That lyric essentially summarizes the song's central theme.


  1. wise up

    "Wise up" is a phrasal verb that means to become aware, knowledgeable, or realistic about something, often recognizing harsh or unpleasant facts or realities. It often implies that someone is no longer naive, gullible, or ignorant about a particular situation or subject.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wise up in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wise up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of wise up in a Sentence


    For those trying to change god's creations I say this-there was no-big bang-atheistic revelation. Jah exists before time. Faith is belief confirmed by truth. Faith happens. Faith fears not. Faith empowers. God is faith. Seek faith! faith is-without which there is none. Wise up and seek truth on which faith lives.


    one thing about this pandemic is sure-it has brought the hidden injustices and inequities in a racially flawed system in america of the abject conditions of the poor to the rich man's door. America cannot hide from it's hate and racially motivated wickedness against black people. Black people in america must now-wise up- and seek their own destiny. Sufferings has been -much too long!

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