Shall we not say, then, in view of the above facts, that this little creature is weather-wise?
A northwester was blowing, and the weather-wise said that there would be snow ere morning.
"There must be a good deal o' snow to the nor'ard of us yet," said weather-wise Mrs. Trimble.
He was as weather-wise as an old shepherd; there was no fear of his being mistaken.
If you hope ever to be as weather-wise as Grandfather, you must begin right away to see and to think.
No frost yet, but the weather-wise predicted one before long.
He was weather-wise and money-wise by turns; he could tell when there would be rain, and when he should receive presents.
And though as yet no snow had fallen, the weather-wise were predicting it daily.
Those who are weather-wise say that fine weather is at hand.
It is a curious fact that in Australia few people are weather-wise.