Here the wife exclaimed, “How worldly-wise these English are!”
Then this by Hogarth is entirely wise and right; but worldly-wise, not divine.
She felt old, and worldly-wise beside this mountain girl, and she was adrift on the alluring sea of personal service.
Most of these worldly-wise counsels were not given directly to Jennie.
Lensky smiled at her, and on his strangely white, shrewd, worldly-wise face the smile looked like a sudden flash of sunlight.
She was energetic by nature, selfish by philosophy, clever and worldly-wise by training.
Drew's maiden aunt, prim, proper and worldly-wise, was as much Aunt Sally to Filmer as she was to her niece and nephew.
He was worldly-wise enough to suspect that Zen also felt that charm.
Here was something that needed investigation, and might possibly in its issue, interfere with my worldly-wise policy.
I nodded my head at him with a smile as worldly-wise as I could make it.