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wild

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1 living outdoors without taming or domestication by humans
  • Wild animals can be shy or aggressive when confronted by humans.
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2 existing without human habitation or cultivation
  • That land has been completely wild since the owners abandoned it.
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3 marked by turmoil or disturbance especially of natural elements
  • a wild night, full of wind and rain
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4 conceived or made without regard for reason or reality
  • some wild claim that he was abducted by aliens
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off the wall [slang]

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6 marked by great and often stressful excitement or activity
  • The holidays were especially wild around here this year.
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7 not civilized
  • ancient traces of a wild people who lived in mountain caves
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8 showing urgent desire or interest
  • They're just wild to go on the ecotour through the Amazon rain forest.
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champing at the bit, chomping at the bit

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wild

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that part of the physical world that is removed from human habitation
  • Some animals aren't meant to live outside of the wild.
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