nounchiefly • historical
- A man versed in magic, witchcraft, or astrology. See also Three Wise Men.More example sentences
- Each of the wise men had their own beliefs about the Holy Mountain and, of course, their own way of getting there.
- They were the healers, the teachers, and the wise men and women others would turn to in times of trouble.
- Matthew describes the three men, not as kings, but as wise men or ‘Magi’.
More definitions of wise manDefinition of wise man in:
- The US English dictionary