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

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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“Weather-wise.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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