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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We've all heard someone described as "as cunning as a fox" or "as wise as an owl." These expressions are derived from nature.