weather-wise

adjective

weath·​er-wise ˈwe-t͟hər-ˌwīz How to pronounce weather-wise (audio)
1
: skillful in forecasting changes in the weather
2
: skillful in forecasting changes in opinion or feeling
a weather-wise politician

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Meanwhile most of the rest of the country can look forward to a pleasant weekend weather-wise. Amanda Lee Myers, USA TODAY, 19 Feb. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of weather-wise was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Weather-wise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weather-wise. Accessed 27 Mar. 2023.

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