Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 22:18

weather-wise

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From weather + wise (having wisdom)

AdjectiveEdit

weather-wise (comparative more weather-wise, superlative most weather-wise)

  1. Skilled in predicting changes in the weather.
  2. Skilled in predicting changes in conditions, such as of public opinion.

Etymology 2Edit

From weather + wise (way, manner)

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

weather-wise (comparative more weather-wise, superlative most weather-wise)

  1. (domain) With respect to weather.
    • 2000, Wayne Johnston, Baltimore's Mansion: A Memoir‎:
      Newfoundland is at the end of the line weather-wise, the last stop for storms that come across the continent or up the Atlantic seaboard