none the wiser


: 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.
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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“None the wiser.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 May. 2023.

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