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wilding

noun wild·ing \ ˈwīl-diŋ \

Definition of wilding

1 a :a plant growing uncultivated in the wild either as a native or an escape; especially :a wild apple or crab apple
b :the fruit of a wilding
2 :a wild animal

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Origin and Etymology of wilding


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wilding

adjective

Definition of wilding

:not domesticated or cultivated :wild

Examples of wilding in a Sentence

  1. a herd of wilding mustangs

First Known Use of wilding

1697


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