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wish for

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of wish

  1. to have an earnest wish to own or enjoy having her own home was something she had wished for since she was a child Synonyms of wish for ache (for), covet, crave, desiderate, die (for), hanker (for or after), hunger (for), itch (for), jones (for) [slang], long (for), lust (for or after), pant (after), pine (for), repine (for), salivate (for), sigh (for), thirst (for), want, desire (for), yearn (for), yen (for)Words Related to wish for spoil (for); adore, delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), like, love, relish, revel (in); favor, prefer; admire, appreciate, cherish, prize, treasure, valueNear Antonyms of wish for abhor, abominate, despise, detest, execrate, hate, loathe; decline, refuse, reject, spurn



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to praise usually to excess

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