Bedeutung von “wish” im Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /wɪʃ/
wish (that)

B1 to want a situation that is different from the one that exists:

I wish that I didn’t have to go to work.
I wish / he would leave.
wish someone luck, success, etc.

B1 to say that you hope someone will be lucky, successful, etc.:

I wished him luck for his test.
wish to do something formal

to want to do something:

I wish to speak to the manager.

(Definition von “wish verb” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)