pearl of wisdom

noun
plural pearls of wisdom

Definition of pearl of wisdom

: a wise word or statement He offered some pearls of wisdom about raising children. often humorous A crowd of reporters gathered around the coach after the game to hear him dispense his usual pearls of wisdom.

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“Pearl of wisdom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pearl%20of%20wisdom. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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