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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Wise, smart, intelligent.

Usage examples (38)
  • . . . every sapient prophecy with regard to America has been disproved. We were forewarned that she was too free, and her liberty has proved her security. . .
  • No sapient life-forms registering at all, Captain.
  • The worthy and sapient burgher had kept his appointment at
  • "You have an equine rear, but a sapient head," he remarked. for more
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