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Wish

Definition

[n] the particular preference that you have; "it was his last wish"; "they should respect the wishes of the people"
[n] (usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare; "give him my kind regards"; "my best wishes"
[n] an expression of some desire or inclination; "I could tell that it was his wish that the guests leave"; "his crying was an indirect request for attention"
[n] a specific feeling of desire; "he got his wish"; "he was above all wishing and desire"
[v] have in mind; "I will take the exam tomorrow"
[v] invoke upon; "wish you a nice evening"; "bid farewell"
[v] order politely; express a wish for
[v] make or express a wish; "I wish that Christmas were over"
[v] hope for; have a wish; "I wish I could go home now"
[v] feel or express a desire or hope concerning the future or fortune of
[v] prefer or wish to do something; "Do you care to try this dish?"; "Would you like to come along to the movies?"


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Antonyms

begrudge, resent