wish

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
wish, vain hope or castle in the air , pipe dream
wish of another out of respect, to submit to defer
imagine or wish for dream
wish for and think about expect
fake in the form of an imitation book; used to fill bookcases of people who wish to appear scholarly fake book
(Asian folktale) an imaginary carpet that will fly people anywhere they wish to go flying carpet
wish, to give someone their gratify , pander
wish and desire hope
faint wish inclination , tendency , velleity
(Old Testament) Jonah did not wish to become a prophet so God caused a great storm to throw him overboard from a ship; he was saved by being swallowed by a whale that vomited him out onto dry land Jonah
intense wish longing
mood (as in Greek or Sanskrit) that expresses a wish or hope; expressed in English by modal verbs optative , optative mood
passenger car for passengers who wish to smoke smoker , smoking car , smoking carriage , smoking compartment
mere wish, unaccompanied by effort to obtain velleity
desire that remains a wish velleity
wish, mere velleity
prayer expressing a wish or vow, of a votive
list of events that you wish would occur wish list
illusion that what you wish for is actually true wishful thinking
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