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Definition of Wish
WishWish Wish, v. t.
1. To desire; to long for; to hanker after; to have a mind or
I would not wish Any companion in the world but you.
I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper.
--3. John 2.
2. To frame or express desires concerning; to invoke in favor
of, or against, any one; to attribute, or cal down, in
desire; to invoke; to imprecate.
I would not wish them to a fairer death. --Shak.
I wish it may not prove some ominous foretoken of
misfortune to have met with such a miser as I am.
Let them be driven backward, and put to shame, that
wish me evil. --Ps. xl. 14.
3. To recommend; to seek confidence or favor in behalf of.
I would be glad to thrive, sir, And I was wished to
your worship by a gentleman. --B. Jonson.
Syn: See Desire. WishWish Wish, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Wished; p. pr. & vb. n.
Wishing.] [OE. wischen, weschen, wuschen, AS. w?scan; akin
to D. wenschen, G. w["u]nschen, Icel. [ae]eskja, Dan.
["o]nske, Sw. ["o]nska; from AS. w?sc a wish; akin to OD. &
G. wunsch, OHG. wunsc, Icel. ?sk, Skr. v[=a]?ch[=a] a wish,
v[=a]?ch to wish; also to Skr. van to like, to wish. ?. See
Winsome, Win, v. t., and cf. Wistful.]
1. To have a desire or yearning; to long; to hanker.
They cast four anchors out of the stern, and wished
for the day. --Acts xxvii.
This is as good an argument as an antiquary could
wish for. --Arbuthnot.
Wish Wish, n.
1. Desire; eager desire; longing.
Behold, I am according to thy wish in God a stead.
2. Expression of desire; request; petition; hence, invocation
Blistered be thy tongue for such a wish. --Shak.
3. A thing desired; an object of desire.
Will he, wise, let loose at once his ire . . . To
give his enemies their wish! --Milton.
Meaning of Wish from wikipedia
is a hope or desire
for something. In fiction, wishes
can be used as plot devices. In folklore, opportunities
for "making a wish
" or for wishes
is a hope or a desire. Wish
or The Wish
may also refer
(film) or Hope, a 2013 South Korean
by Lee Joon-ik "The Wish
- The Last Wish
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(in its fictional
chronology; published second
Polish) of the two collections
- "Wish Wish
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B and British rapper
21 Savage, taken
from Khaled's 2019 studio
- The Toyota Wish
is a compact
by ****anese automaker Toyota
from 2003 to 2017. It is available
as a six and seven-seater, equipped
is an American online
that facilitates transactions between sellers
and buyers. Wish
in 2010 by Piotr
- The Final Wish
is a 2018 mystery-horror film written
Red****, Jonathan Doyle
and William Halfon
and co-produced by Jeffrey
- Wish Dragon
is a 2021 computer-animated fantasy comedy
Pictures, Sony Pictures
- "Dying Wish
" is a 2012 comic
in The Amazing
Comics. The story began
with a prologue
in The Amazing
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drive, term in Freudian psychiatry
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