a thing devoutly to be wished

Definition of a thing devoutly to be wished

  1. :  a thing worth wishing for :  a thing one wants very much to happen

Word by Word Definitions

thingplay
  1. :  an object or entity not precisely designated or capable of being designated

    :  an inanimate object distinguished from a living being

    :  a separate and distinct individual quality, fact, idea, or usually entity

wishplay wished
  1. :  to have a desire for (something, such as something unattainable)

    :  to give expression to as a wish :  bid

    :  to give form to (a wish)

  1. :  an act or instance of wishing or desire :  want

    :  an object of desire :  goal

    :  an expressed will or desire :  mandate


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