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I wish I was rich!
Andy wished that he could think of a way of helping.
I wish Beth would stop interfering.
I wish I’d never come!
Now he wished that he had listened more carefully.
You may have a look around, if you wish.
You can sit as close to the stage as you wish.
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you wish to discuss the matter.
May I wish you all a very Merry Christmas.
I wish you every success.
It’s such a disgusting task, I wouldn’t wish it on anybody.
The crowd wished them well as they left for their honeymoon.
‘I told Ben that Sally was my girlfriend.’ ‘You wish!’
This is the British English definition of wish. View American English definition of wish.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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