Definition of 'worldly-wise'
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She sighed and put on one of her worldly-wise expressions - the experienced woman advising the innocent.THE BLACK OPAL (2001) WIDOW'S END (2001)
A more worldly-wise chap, I suppose, would simply have thrown himself into a succession of shallow love-affairs that were really quite fun.THE FIVE MILLION DOLLAR PRINCE (2001)
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Definition of worldly-wise from the Collins English Dictionary