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Synonyms for wiseacre
ˈwaɪzˌeɪ kərwiseacre

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  1. wiseacrenoun

    smart ass, smarty, wisenheimer, wise-guy, smartie, smarty pants, smart aleck, weisenheimer

  2. wiseacrenoun

    One who feigns knowledge or cleverness; an insolent upstart.

    wisenheimer, smarty, smartie, smart ass, wise-guy, smarty pants, weisenheimer, smart aleck

  3. wiseacrenoun

    A learned or wise man.

    Pythagoras learned much becoming a mighty wiseacre. Leland.

    smartie, smarty, wise-guy, smarty pants, smart aleck, smart ass, weisenheimer, wisenheimer

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wise guy, smart aleck, wiseacre, wisenheimer, weisenheimernoun

    an upstart who makes conceited, sardonic, insolent comments

    wisenheimer, smart aleck, weisenheimer, wise guy

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  1. wiseacrenoun

    witling, DUNCE, ignoramus, pretender to wisdom

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wiseacrenoun

    pretender, sciolist, ignoramus

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