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wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful) adventure , dangerous undertaking , escapade , risky venture
wild ass of Africa African wild ass , Equus asinus
wild turkey of Central America and northern South America Agriocharis ocellata , ocellated turkey
wild plum of northeastern United States having dark purple fruits with yellow flesh Alleghany plum , Allegheny plum , Prunus alleghaniensis , sloe
European plant naturalized in North America; often collected from the wild as a potherb allgood , Chenopodium bonus-henricus , fat hen , good-king-henry , wild spinach
common North American wild onion with a strong onion odor and an umbel of pink flowers atop a leafless stalk; British Columbia to California and Arizona and east to Wyoming and Colorado Allium acuminatum , Hooker's onion
widely distributed North American wild onion with white to rose flowers Allium cernuum , lady's leek , nodding onion , nodding wild onion
plant having a large slender white bulb and flat overlapping dark green leaves; used in cooking; believed derived from the wild Allium ampeloprasum Allium porrum , leek , scallion
pungent Old World wild onion Allium vineale , crow garlic , false garlic , field garlic , stag's garlic , wild garlic
wild plum trees of eastern and central North America having red-orange fruit with yellow flesh American red plum , August plum , goose plum , Prunus americana
unarmed woody rhizomatous perennial plant distinguished from wild sarsaparilla by more aromatic roots and panicled umbels; southeastern North America to Mexico American spikenard , Aralia racemosa , life-of-man , petty morel
wild sheep of northern Africa Ammotragus lervia , aoudad , arui , audad , Barbary sheep , maned sheep
genus of wild sheep Ammotragus , genus Ammotragus
wild and lacking control or order anarchic , chaotic
wild dabbling duck from which domestic ducks are descended; widely distributed Anas platyrhynchos , mallard
United States sharpshooter who was featured in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show (1860-1926) Annie Oakley , Oakley
common grey wild goose of Europe; ancestor of many domestic breeds Anser anser , graylag , graylag goose , greylag , greylag goose
very large wild goose of northeast Asia; interbreeds freely with the greylag Anser cygnoides , Chinese goose
wild sheep of semidesert regions in central Asia argal , argali , Ovis ammon
family of birthworts (including wild ginger) Aristolochiaceae , birthwort family , family Aristolochiaceae
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