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wise up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of wise up

  1. 1 to give information to wised him up to some of the more effective tricks of salesmanship Synonyms acquaint, advise, apprise, brief, catch up, clear, clue (in), familiarize, fill in, hip, inform, instruct, tell, verse, enlighten (up)Related Words advertise, alert, notify; announce (to), disclose (to); assure, certify, convince, reassure, warrant; educate, lecture, school, teach, tutor; disabuse, disenchant, disillusion, undeceiveNear Antonyms misinform, mislead

  2. 2 to come to an awareness of she eventually wised up to the fact that he was taking advantage of her Synonyms ascertain, catch on (to), find out, get on (to), hear, learn, realize, see, discover (up)Related Words hit (on or upon), tumble (to); descry, detect, encounter, espy, see, spot; calculate, dope (out), figure out, find, puzzle (out); discern, mind, note, observe, perceive; divineNear Antonyms miss, overlook; disregard, ignore; forget, unlearn; blanket, blot out, cloak, conceal, cover, curtain, enshroud, hide, mask, occult, screen, shroud, veil


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