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English definition of “wish”

wish

verb [T] (EXPRESS KIND FEELINGS)   /wɪʃ/
to express kind feelings for someone on a particular occasion: Don’t forget to wish her a happy birthday. I’m off for the interview now – wish me luck. His old teammates wished him well (= hoped that he did well). wishes    /ˈwɪʃ·əz/ plural noun an expression of kind feelings for someone, esp. on a particular occasion: When you see Joyce, please give her my best wishes.
(Definition of wish verb (EXPRESS KIND FEELINGS) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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