wise in the ways of

idiom

: having knowledge about or experience with (someone or something)
Don't worry. They're wise in the ways of finances.

Examples of wise in the ways of in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Noa embarks on his own hero’s quest in search of his family and friends and meets Raka (Peter Macon), an orangutan wise in the ways of the real meaning of Caesar’s life. Bill Goodykoontz, The Arizona Republic, 8 May 2024 And how did Jack come to be so wise in the ways of Burma-Shave? John Kelly, Washington Post, 7 Sep. 2022 Santo Loquasto, wise in the ways of big mainstream musicals, designed the uncluttered sets and divine period costumes. Marilyn Stasio, Variety, 11 Feb. 2022 Her doctor, being wise in the ways of the caveman brain, advised her to continue doing her usual morning routine of reading the paper over a cup of coffee, but with one adjustment - do it while standing on the treadmill — not walking, just standing. Melanie Fine, Forbes, 10 Apr. 2021

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“Wise in the ways of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wise%20in%20the%20ways%20of. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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