the wild

Definition of the wild

:a wild, free, or natural place, state, or existence
  • The plants were collected from the wild.
  • They will return the animal to the wild when it is healthy.
  • I've only seen that animal in a zoo, never in the wild.

Word by Word Definitions

wild play
  1. : living in a state of nature and not ordinarily tame or domesticated

  2. : growing or produced without human aid or care

  3. : related to or resembling a corresponding cultivated or domesticated organism

  1. : a sparsely inhabited or uncultivated region or tract : wilderness

  2. : a wild, free, or natural state or existence

  1. : in a wild manner: such as

  2. : without regulation or control

  3. : off an intended or expected course


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