Examples of wight in a Sentence
what unfortunate wight would be out and about in such foul weather?
Recent Examples of wight from the Web
Jon Snow demonstrates that the way to kill wights is with dragonglass and fire.
There's absolutely no way seeing a wight would convince Cersei to just give up her bloody war to become Queen of the Seven Kingdoms.
Dany made an iconic entrance with Drogon; Cersei saw a wight for the first time; and Euron told a nasty lie about heading home to save his people because the Army of the Dead can’t swim.
When Jon wakes while recovering from that wight attack, Dany is sitting at his bedside.
Was bringing that wight back to King’s Landing really worth it, guys?
And, even if the rest of the White Walkers and wights can't keep up, that ice dragon can do a lot of damage on his own—as evidenced by him destroying a large section of The Wall in mere minutes using his powerful ice-fire-lightening breath.
With no other choice, Jon and his team head north to get a wight for Cersei.
While Jon and his wight-capturing squad trek beyond the Wall, Daenerys and Tyrion are left behind at Dragonstone.
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Origin and Etymology of wight
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsbaby, being, bird, bod [British], body, character, cookie (or cooky), creature, customer, devil, duck, egg, face, fish, guy, head, human being, individual, life, man, mortal, party, person, personage, scout, slob, sort, soul, specimen, stiff, thing, human
Related Wordshominid, homo, humanoid; brother, fellow, fellowman, neighbor; celebrity, personality, self, somebody
Near Antonymsanimal, beast, beastie, brute, critter
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