wise as Solomon

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*wise as Solomon

 and *wise as an owl
very wise. (*Also: as ~.) If you are in trouble, get Chris to advise you. He's as wise as Solomon. This is a difficult problem. You'd need to be as wise as an owl to be able to solve it.
See also: wise
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Winner of 23 races for Mary Reveley before being retired, Brodessa, now 17 and as wise as an owl, is currently in good company here in North Yorkshire.
We've all heard someone described as "as cunning as a fox" or "as wise as an owl.