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set (one) wise

slang To tell one something that one does not know; to inform someone about something of which they are ignorant. We need to set those freshmen wise—they can't keep coming into the senior hallway! Everyone thought that Jen had dumped me, but I was quick to set them wise!
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We've been doing this for five years and without a doubt this is the best we've had, billing wise, crowd wise and set wise.
It was nearly all Thunder now and a third followed when a quick throw set Wise free.
Tenders are invited for Set Of Gi Split Pins Consisting Of 07 Items To Is 549-74,Tab-1 For Bogie Assembly Duly Packed Item Wise And Set Wise Mentioning The Size.
Item Shall Be Packed Set Wise, First Inbio-Degradable Polythene Covers And Then In Wooden Crates.
Item As Per Var 00 To Drg (2) Item Are Required To Be Supplied Set Wise Packed And Identified Such That To Avoid Transit Damage And Mixing
Item Shall Be Packed Set Wise, First In Bio-Degradable Polythene Covers And Then In Wooden Crates.
I -1No Items Shall Be Assembled And Packed Set Wise In Bio Degradable Polythene Cover.
Spare O Rings And Fasteners Shall Be Supplied At The Rate Of 1 Set For Every Coach Set Of Air Springs And Packed Separately Coach Set Wise.
5/All Item Shall Be Ordered On Set Wise L1 Basison Single Vendor Offers Not Covering All The Item Shall Not Be Considered.