pearls of wisdom
Definition of pearls of wisdom
: wise words or statements 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.
Word by Word Definitions
: a dense variously colored and usually lustrous concretion formed of concentric layers of mother-of-pearl as an abnormal growth within the shell of some mollusks and used as a gem
: one that is very choice or precious
: of, relating to, or resembling pearl
: made of or adorned with pearls
: having medium-sized grains
: accumulated philosophical or scientific learning : knowledge
: ability to discern inner qualities and relationships : insight
: good sense : judgment
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