none the wiser

idiom

Definition of none the wiser 

1 : not knowing or understanding anything more about something The investigation has been going on for months, and we're still none the wiser about the true cause of the accident.

2 used to describe someone who is not at all aware of something that has happened I borrowed his car and returned it, and he was none the wiser.

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