Thesaurus / wise guy
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Afterward an ancient box wagon came rattling up, drawn by two champing cayuses, guided by Pake, the "wise guy" of the bush.

Two on the TrailHulbert Footner

I'm learnin', though, and if I last long enough I'll be a wise guy some day.

Shorty McCabeSewell Ford

If you're such a wise guy, tell me why you're here right now.

UnspecialistMurray F. Yaco

Unless he's a wise guy he'll go all through the piece and never get on that it's funny.

Merton of the MoviesHarry Leon Wilson

Suppose, continued Warner in the manner of one weighing every chance, she goes with her troubles to some wise guy?

Out of the AirInez Haynes Irwin

He had to be a wise guy to slip one over on an old big-leaguer like yours truly, and that's no sidewalk banter either.

Back HomeIrvin S. Cobb

Simms snarled out of the side of his mouth, "Shut up, wise guy!"

The officer growled, "Wise guy," and shuffled into the guard shack.

Bear TrapAlan Edward Nourse

I know a regular guy thats likewise a wise guy as soon as I see him.

Local ColorIrvin S. Cobb

But there always is—and I suppose always will be—the wise guy who thinks he can get away with anything.

Double ChallengeJames Arthur Kjelgaard

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