sapient[ sey-pee-uh nt ]SEE DEFINITION OF sapient
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SAPIENT
Then the sapient smile on the pot-boy's face ripened into speech.
Then the group of women at the gate separated with many a sapient comment.
Therefore why be sapient and solemn about it, like an editorial in a newspaper?
(p. 012) "No, most sapient Jacques: fortunately I do not need comfort as you do."
And the skipper gave his head a sapient nod, while the doctor shook his.
“No doubt,” said Fritz, laughing at this sapient declaration.
On his way down he met the sapient interpreter, Blindi Bobi.
I think I see them at their work—these sapient trouble-tombs.
And what new instance of his immaculateness has induced this sapient belief?
Can the sapient critics to whom I have been alluding take a hint?
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SAPIENT
- in the know
- making sense
- standing to reason
- within reason