wish for

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  • wish for — index desire, lack Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • wish for — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms wish for : present tense I/you/we/they wish for he/she/it wishes for present participle wishing for past tense wished for past participle wished for 1) wish for something formal to want something They do not… …   English dictionary

  • wish for — Synonyms and related words: ache for, be dying for, be hurting for, clamor for, cry for, gape for, hone for, hope for, itch for, languish for, long for, lust for, pant for, pine for, sigh for, spoil for, thirst for, weary for, yearn for, yen for …   Moby Thesaurus

  • wish for — Syn: desire, want, hope for, covet, dream of, long for, yearn for, crave, hunger for, aspire to, set one s heart on, seek, fancy, hanker after; informal have a yen for …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • Wish for a Pony — is the first children s book written by Monica Edwards, published in 1947. It introduces her Romney Marsh series and the characters of Tamzin, Rissa, Meryon and Roger. The writer herself came to mildly dislike it and regard it as a primitive… …   Wikipedia

  • Wish for Wings — Infobox musical artist Name = Wish For Wings Background = group or band Origin = Brisbane, Australia flagicon|Australia Genre = Hardcore punk (earlier material) Metalcore Years active = 2002 present Label = Washed Up Records URL =… …   Wikipedia

  • wish for the moon — ask/wish/for the moon phrase to want something that is impossible to get or achieve I’m not asking for the moon. I just want you to finish on time. Thesaurus: to want somethingsynonym Main entry: moon …   Useful english dictionary

  • ˈwish for sth — phrasal verb formal to want something What more could anyone wish for?[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • wish for better times — desire to experience better days …   English contemporary dictionary

  • One Wish (for Christmas) — One Wish Song by Freddie Jackson from the album Freddie Jackson at Christmas Released 1994 Genre R B, Christmas Length 4:39 …   Wikipedia

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