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 humorousA 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 6 Aug. 2020.

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