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Synonyms for wish

Synonyms for wish

a strong wanting of what promises enjoyment or pleasure

to have the desire or inclination to

to have a strong longing for

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a specific feeling of desire

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an expression of some desire or inclination

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(usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare

the particular preference that you have

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hope for

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prefer or wish to do something

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make or express a wish

feel or express a desire or hope concerning the future or fortune of

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order politely

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invoke upon

References in periodicals archive ?
Tarcela Isada from Ajman wished to get a tricycle for her family members who lost their home to Typhoon Yolanda: "I have been working here in the UAE as a housemaid for the last 20 years, and I just wish to help my sister buy a tricycle to transport her daughters to school, and our mother to the hospital.
One resident wished to drive past her childhood home and another wished to visit the new home of her daughter.
Abraham Wallach, seniorvicepresident of First Capital Management, said he wished "that we face up to the realities and work together to try to solve them.
Barker has volunteered to photograph numerous children with life-threatening medical conditions who wished to be models and appeared in past PSA campaigns for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
wish granters visited him, Ethan wished for a swim spa
both 17, wished to attend and experience the All-Star game.
11, 2001, that he wished to travel to New York to meet the firefighters he had seen on television and admired greatly.