Definition of wisdom tooth noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


wisdom tooth

BrE BrE//ˈwɪzdəm tuːθ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwɪzdəm tuːθ//
Mouth and teeth
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any of the four large teeth at the back of the mouth that do not grow until you are an adult See related entries: Mouth and teeth
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: wisdom tooth