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Definition of "wished" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of wish. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wished" in a sentence
  • "She has saved it -- I wished her to save it, I _wished_ it -- and I am doing my level best to support her as nearly as possible in the way in which she has been accustomed to live."
  • "Dad calmly announced that he was going to Europe on business and that if his family wished -- imagine that, _wished_ -- he might let us go along. ""
  • "Unsurprisingly, the images brought out rampant speculation that Putin wished to cultivate "The athletic pursuits [that] will help the prime minister maintain the youthful image which will be vital to winning the country's 2012 elections if he decides to stand," said the Daily Mail."