Synonyms of knowing in English:

knowing


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adjective

1‘she gave a knowing smile’

SYNONYMS
significant, meaningful, eloquent, expressive, suggestive, speaking
arch, sly, cunning, mischievous, impish, teasing, playful
enigmatic

2‘she's a very knowing child’

SYNONYMS
sophisticated, worldly, worldly-wise, urbane, unprovincial, experienced, seasoned
knowledgeable, well informed, enlightened
shrewd, astute, acute, canny, sharp, wily, aware, perceptive, perspicacious
informal having been around
ANTONYMS

ingenuous, innocent

3‘a knowing infringement of the rules’

SYNONYMS
deliberate, intentional, conscious, intended, calculated, wilful, volitional, purposeful, done on purpose, premeditated, preconceived, pre-planned, planned, aforethought
ANTONYMS

accidental