wisdom

Definitions:

See wise.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
The right use or application of knowledge; judicious conduct; prudence; sound judgment; piety.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (noun) (n.) (noun)
The quality of being wise; the right use or exercise of knowledge; the choice of worthy ends and of the best means to accomplish them; sound sense; the exercise of sound judgment either in avoiding evils or attempting good; quickness of intellect; readiness of apprehension; dexterity in execution; natural instinct and sagacity. In scripture, human learning; erudition; knowledge of arts and sciences; wise judgment and conduct; godliness; piety.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Right use of knowledge; judgment.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (noun) (n.) (noun)
The quality of being wise; knowledge; the power of applying knowledge possessed; learning; skill in affairs; good judgment.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
Quality of being wise: judgment: right use of knowledge: ( B.) piety.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

Pinocchio, you lazy dreamer, are you never going to learn wisdom
- Pinocchio in Africa by Cherubini
Don't you think it would be better wisdom to teach him better ways and keep him?
- The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) Last Updated: February 18, 2009
Take the best of them both, Master said in his calm way of wisdom
- Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda