wisely
adverb see wise II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wisely — Wise ly, adv. In a wise manner; prudently; judiciously; discreetly; with wisdom. [1913 Webster] And wisely learn to curb thy sorrows wild. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wisely — adverb In a wise manner; using good judgement. She wisely decided to re check her homework before submitting it …   Wiktionary

  • wisely — adv. Wisely is used with these verbs: ↑act, ↑avoid, ↑choose, ↑decide, ↑invest, ↑refrain, ↑spend …   Collocations dictionary

  • wisely — Ⅰ. wise [1] ► ADJECTIVE 1) having or showing experience, knowledge, and good judgement. 2) (wise to) informal aware of. ► VERB (wise up) informal ▪ become alert or aware. ● …   English terms dictionary

  • wisely — adverb in a wise manner (Freq. 2) she acted wisely when she invited her parents • Syn: ↑sagely • Ant: ↑foolishly • Derived from adjective: ↑sage ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • wisely — See wise1. * * * …   Universalium

  • wisely — Synonyms and related words: artfully, astutely, circumspectly, cleverly, considerately, cunningly, discerningly, discreetly, intelligently, judiciously, knowingly, providently, prudently, rationally, reasonably, sagaciously, sensibly, shrewdly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • wisely — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. tactfully, prudently, circumspectly, sagaciously, shrewdly, judiciously, discreetly, carefully, admirably, discerningly, sagely, knowingly, reasonably, sensibly, intelligently. Ant. foolishly*, stupidly, unthinkingly …   English dictionary for students

  • wisely — adv. RG. 550 …   Oldest English Words

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