past tense of wield
as in exerted
to bring to bear especially forcefully or effectively wields considerable influence in the field of women's sports

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“Wielded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wielded. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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