Synonyms of 'worldly-wise'
A more worldly-wise man would have seen through him at once.
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If you describe someone as experienced, you mean that they have been doing a particular job or activity for a long time, and therefore know a lot about it or are very skilful at it.
Perhaps I'm a bit more experienced about life than you are.
Someone who is sophisticated is comfortable in social situations and knows about culture, fashion, and other matters that are considered socially important.
Recently her tastes have become more sophisticated.
Thesaurus for worldly-wise from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you describe someone as worldly-wise , you mean they are experienced and know about the practical or social aspects of life, and are not easily shocked or impressed .