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To feel or express a strong desire or hope for something that is not currently in existence
“Join me, and together we can rule the galaxy as father and son, should you so wish it.”
To want, choose to do, have something
“You can do as you wish with the funds you receive.”
To bestow (a thought or gesture) towards (someone or something)
“Ladies, I wish you a very good day.”
To request or provide direction to
“The book brings together years of psychological research on how to persuade others to do as you wish.”
To offer (something inferior, useless, or fake) as valuable, genuine, or valuable
“The job was wished on me. Goodness knows I didn't actually want it.”
A series of pleasant thoughts that distract one's attention from the present
Plural for an expression of a desire, typically in the form of a request or instruction
“It was his wish that we destroy the evidence.”
Plural for a desire or hope for something to happen
“The pageant contestant was met with a standing ovation when she expressed her wish for world peace.”
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