Definitions For Wish


  • The particular preference that you have
  • (usually plural) a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare
  • An expression of some desire or inclination
  • A specific feeling of desire
  • A desire for something to happen or be done : a feeling of wanting to do or have something
  • An act of thinking about something that you want and hoping that you will get it or that it will happen in some magical way
  • Good thoughts or feelings directed toward a person


  • Invoke upon
  • Order politely; express a wish for
  • Make or express a wish
  • Hope for; have a wish
  • Feel or express a desire or hope concerning the future or fortune of
  • Prefer or wish to do something
  • To want (something) to be true or to happen
  • To want or ask to do (something)
  • To want (someone) to be in a particular state

Is Wish a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Wish is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Wish in a Sentence

  • You may use the telephone, if you wish.
  • She wished them a happy New Year.
  • We wish you a Merry Christmas.
  • He has a wish to be reunited with his son.
  • The genie will grant you three wishes.
  • Send her my good wishes.

Synonyms for Wish

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