wish away

phrasal verb
wished away; wishing away; wishes away

Definition of wish away

: to cause (something) to stop or go away just by wanting it to stop or go away You can't just wish your problems away.

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“Wish away.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wish%20away. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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