Wish

  • 1 Wish — Wish: В Викисловаре есть статья «wish» Содержание 1 …

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  • 2 WISH — could refer to:*WISH TV, a television station at channel 8 serving the Indianapolis, Indiana market. *WISH FM, a radio station at 98.9 FM located in Galatia, Illinois. *Proyecto WISH, a Webcam based software project from Buenos Aires, Argentina.… …

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  • 3 wish — [wish] vt. [ME wisshen < OE wyscan, akin to Ger wünschen < IE base * wen , to strive (for), desire > WIN, L Venus] 1. to have a longing for; want; desire; crave 2. to have or express a desire concerning [to wish the day were over] 3. to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 Wish — Wish, v. t. 1. To desire; to long for; to hanker after; to have a mind or disposition toward. [1913 Webster] I would not wish Any companion in the world but you. Shak. [1913 Webster] I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper. 3. John 2.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Wish — 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.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 wish on — [phrasal verb] wish (someone or something) on (someone) : to want (someone) to have or be affected by (someone or something bad or unpleasant) I wouldn t wish that terrible illness on anyone. [=I wouldn t want anyone to have that terrible… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 Wish — Wish, n. 1. Desire; eager desire; longing. [1913 Webster] Behold, I am according to thy wish in God a stead. Job xxxiii. 6. [1913 Webster] 2. Expression of desire; request; petition; hence, invocation or imprecation. [1913 Webster] Blistered be… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Wish — steht für folgende Musikalben Wish (The Cure Album), ein Album von The Cure Wish (Reamonn Album), ein Album von Reamonn Wish (Live), ein Live Album von Reamonn weitere Bedeutungen: Wish (Manga) D …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 9 Wish — (deseo en ingles) puede referirse a: el álbum Wish , un álbum de estudio de la banda The Cure; una canción de la banda de metal industrial Nine Inch Nails; una canción de Arashi, una boy band japonesa; la serie manga Wish , un manga producido por …

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  • 10 wish — (v.) O.E. wyscan to wish, from P.Gmc. *wunskijanan (Cf. O.N. æskja, Dan. ènske, Swed. önska, M.Du. wonscen, Du. wensen, O.H.G. wunsken, Ger. wunschen to wish ), from PIE *wun /*wen /*won to strive after, wish, desire, be satisfied (Cf …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 wish — ► VERB 1) desire something that cannot or probably will not happen. 2) want to do something. 3) ask (someone) to do something or that (something) be done. 4) express a hope that (someone) has (happiness, success, etc.). 5) (wish on) hope that… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 wish — verb. The use with a simple direct object • (Would you wish a little more hot water, ma am Dickens, 1854) has been replaced in BrE by like, but is still said to be current in AmE …

    Modern English usage

  • 13 wish — [n] desire ambition, aspiration, choice, disposition, hankering, hope, hunger, inclination, intention, invocation, itch, liking, longing, pleasure, prayer, preference, request, thirst, urge, want, whim, will, yearning, yen; concepts 20,709 Ant.… …

    New thesaurus

  • 14 wish — index conatus, desire, end (intent), market (demand), predisposition, purpose, request …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 wish — vb *desire, want, crave, covet Analogous words: *long, yearn, hanker, pine, hunger, thirst: aspire, pant, *aim: hope, *expect Contrasted words: spurn, refuse, *decline, reject, repudiate: scorn, * …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 wish|a — «WIHSH uh», interjection. Irish. an exclamation especially of surprise or regret …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 wish — wish1 W1S1 [wıʃ] v [: Old English; Origin: wyscan] 1.) [I and T] formal if you wish to do something or you wish to have it done for you, you want to do it or want to have it done = ↑like wish to do sth ▪ I wish to make a complaint. ▪ If you wish… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 wish — 1 /wIS/ verb 1 WANT STH IMPOSSIBLE (T) to want something to be true although you know it is either impossible or unlikely: wish (that): I wish I didn t have to go to work today. | wish to goodness spoken (=wish very much): I wish to goodness they …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 wish — wish1 [ wıʃ ] verb *** 1. ) transitive wish (that) to want something to happen although it is unlikely: I wish I was rich! Andy wished that he could think of a way to help. I wish Beth would stop trying to be so nice. a ) used for saying that you …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 wish — I n. desire 1) to make a wish 2) to fulfill, realize a wish 3) to get one s wish 4) to express a wish 5) to respect smb. s wish 6) a fervent, strong; unfulfilled wish 7) the death wish 8) a wish for (a wish for peace) 9) a w …

    Combinatory dictionary


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