Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


This was said long ago, and it is not exactly what the wise man meant.

He is the wise man who for all his life can keep mind and soul and body clean.

However, wise man in native ways, he said nothing and made no objection.

On this occasion he had provided himself with a large bundle of darts, but—wise man!

A wise man, therefore, proportions his belief to the evidence.

I should call him a wise man, for to find out that tune is the truest wisdom.

The king asked the wise man the way to the end of the world.

But the wise man asked her to carry them to the ship just for fun.

The wise man told him again that his search was an idle one.

But I am weary of this wise man, and therefore I'll proceed to some other advantages.