wise

  • 1 Wise — or WISE may refer to:* The adjectival form of wisdomMedia*WISE (AM), a radio station (1310 AM) licensed to Asheville, North Carolina, United States *WISE FM, a radio station (90.5 FM) licensed to Wise, Virginia, United States, repeating WVTF of… …

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  • 2 WISE — ist der Name folgender Orte: Wise (North Carolina) Wise (Virginia) Wise County (Texas) Wise County (Virginia) Wise River, Montana Wise Township, Virginia Wise ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Bob Wise (* 1948), amerikanischer Politiker… …

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  • 3 Wise — ist: der Name folgender Orte: Wise (North Carolina) Wise (Virginia) Wise County (Texas) Wise County (Virginia) Wise River, Montana Wise Township (Michigan), Virginia Wise Township (North Dakota), North Dakota der Familienname folgender Personen:… …

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  • 4 Wise — Wise, a. [Compar. {Wiser}; superl. {Wisest}.] [OE. wis, AS. w[=i]s; akin to OS. & OFries. w[=i]s, D. wijs, G. weise, OHG. w[=i]s, w[=i]si, Icel. v[=i]ss, Sw. vis, Dan. viis, Goth. weis; akin to wit, v. i. See {Wit}, v., and cf. {Righteous},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 WISE — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Wise est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Robert Wise (1914 2005) est un réalisateur, producteur et metteur en scène américain Kirk Wise (1958 …

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  • 6 wise — wise·acre; wise·crack·er; wise; wise·ling; wise·ly; wise·ness; piece·wise; bend·wise; clock·wise; coast·wise; con·trari·wise; oth·er·wise; sun·wise; ar·ris·wise; breadth·wise; plank·wise; slant·ing·wise; un·wise·ly; …

    English syllables

  • 7 Wise — Wise, a. [OE. wise, AS. w[=i]se; akin to OS. w[=i]sa, OFries. w[=i]s, D. wijs, wijze, OHG. w[=i]sa, G. weise, Sw. vis, Dan. viis, Icel. [ o]?ruv[=i]s otherwise; from the root of E. wit; hence, originally, knowledge, skill. See {Wit}, v., and cf.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 wise — wise1 [wīz] adj. wiser, wisest [ME wis < OE, akin to witan, to know, OHG wis, MDu wijs < PGmc * wisa , wise < IE * weid < base * w(e)di , to see, know > Sans vēdas, knowledge, Gr idris, knowing, L videre, to see] 1. having or… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 wise — wise, sage, sapient, judicious, prudent, sensible, sane are comparable when they mean having or manifesting the power to recognize the best ends and the best means to attain those ends. Wise applies to one or the acts or views of one who is so… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 wise — 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

  • 11 -wise — [ waız ] suffix 1. ) speaking of or referring to: used with many nouns, verbs, and adjectives: It was a poor show, talent wise (=speaking of talent). weather wise (=referring to the weather) 2. ) in the direction of: used with some nouns and… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 -wise — wise, ways Both suffixes were active in forming adverbs (always, sideways / crosswise, edgewise) up to the 19c, and tended to overlap (e.g. edgeways / edgewise, crossways / crosswise), but in current use only wise is now productive in the special …

    Modern English usage

  • 13 Wise — Wise, VA U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 3255 Housing Units (2000): 1594 Land area (2000): 3.072609 sq. miles (7.958020 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.072609 sq. miles (7.958020 sq.… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 14 Wise, VA — U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 3255 Housing Units (2000): 1594 Land area (2000): 3.072609 sq. miles (7.958020 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.072609 sq. miles (7.958020 sq. km) FIPS… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 15 -wise — ► SUFFIX 1) forming adjectives and adverbs of manner or respect: clockwise. 2) informal with respect to: weather wise …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 wise — index cognizant, conduct, discreet, discriminating (judicious), expert, favorable (advantageous), fit …

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  • 17 Wise — Wise, Robert …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 18 Wise — (Robert) (né en 1914) cinéaste américain: thrillers (Nous avons gagné ce soir, 1949), science fiction (le Jour où la Terre s arrêta, 1951), westerns, comédies musicales (West Side Story, 1961) …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 19 Wise —   [waɪz], Robert, amerikanischer Filmproduzent und regisseur, * Winchester (Indiana) 10. 9. 1914; bekannt durch Genrefilme (ab 1944).   Filme: Ring frei für Stoker Thompson (1949); West Side Story (1961); Bis das Blut gefriert (1963); Meine… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 20 Wise — (izg. vȁjz), Robert (1914) DEFINICIJA američki filmski redatelj, režirao neke od najuspješnijih holivudskih mjuzikla (Moje pjesme, moje snovi; Priča sa zapadne strane) i filmove strave i fantastike (Dan kad je Zemlja stala) …

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