What is the opposite of naïve?

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Adjective
Opposite of exploitable or vulnerable
“She was protected from the treacherous invasion of the paparazzi by her bodyguard of fifteen years, who had served her well throughout her career.”
Adjective
(of a person or their behaviour) Opposite of uncontrived and genuine
“I could call her up and wish her well but it would be contrived and insincere.”
Adjective
Opposite of lacking in experience
“An expert project manager will take key learnings from previous work and not make the same mistakes.”
Adjective
Opposite of lacking worldly experience, wisdom, or judgment
“Susan was well-educated and worldly as a child.”
Adjective
Opposite of immature, or lacking in life experience
“Their son would grow up on this craggy outcrop they called home and become an experienced fowler, cragsman and crofter.”
Adjective
(of an action) Opposite of done without malice despite any undesirable results
“My parents are punishing me for my deliberate mistake.”
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