from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Informal A smart aleck.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A self-assertive and arrogant person; a know-it-all or smart aleck.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an upstart who makes conceited, sardonic, insolent comments
Among the other numerous (at least one per page) lovable wisenheimer remarks is this definition: A nebbish doesn't know he's a nebbish ...
Nowadays a journalist and a teacher at Yale University and still somewhat of a wisenheimer
While spending those lonely hours in jail I slowly realized that Gandhi had the right idea, which was to make a point quietly but forcefully, without the wisenheimer commentary.
McKay is a feminist who isn't shy about using that F-word, a wisenheimer who's done stand-up, a prima donna who fought her label to squeeze 23 new songs onto a CD instead of just 16.
We got a wisenheimer here, let's just keep rolling here.
Instead, let me demystify some conventional (no pun intended) wisdom that is mediating around the wisenheimer world of politics.
The next thing you know, some wisenheimer will show up and claim that because corporations are recognized as individuals by the Constitution, and have the same rights as a person, you could conceivably say that in the United States 5% own 80% of the land.
Three days with you-know-who ought to be just the thing to bring me back to my ole wisenheimer self.
He can be a little bit like, kind of like the Andover preppy wisenheimer he was in high school.
A wisenheimer apprentice wannabe flunks her Home Depot task.
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