weather-wise

[weth-er-wahyz]
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adjective

skillful in predicting weather.
skillful in predicting reactions, opinions, etc.: weather-wise political experts.

Nearby words

  1. weather-beaten,
  2. weather-bound,
  3. weather-resistant,
  4. weather-strip,
  5. weather-vane,
  6. weatherability,
  7. weatherboard,
  8. weatherboarding,
  9. weathercast,
  10. weathercaster

Origin of weather-wise

First recorded in 1350–1400, weather-wise is from the late Middle English word wederwise. See weather, wise1

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British Dictionary definitions for weather-wise

weather-wise

adjective

skilful or experienced in predicting weather conditions
skilful or experienced in predicting trends in public opinion, reactions, etc
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