Definitions for wildingˈwaɪl dɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wild•ingˈwaɪl dɪŋ(n.)

  1. a wild apple tree.

    Category: Botany

  2. its fruit.

    Category: Botany

  3. any plant that grows wild.

    Category: Botany

  4. a plant originally cultivated that now grows wild; an escape.

    Category: Botany

  5. a wild animal.

  6. a spree of violent criminal activity.

    Category: Status (usage)

  7. (adj.)not cultivated or domesticated; wild.

Origin of wilding:

1515–1525

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wilding(noun)

    a wild uncultivated plant (especially a wild apple or crabapple tree)

  2. wilding(noun)

    an outrageous rampage usually involving sexual attacks by men on women

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wilding(noun)

    a wild or uncultivated plant; especially, a wild apple tree or crab apple; also, the fruit of such a plant

  2. Wilding(adj)

    not tame, domesticated, or cultivated; wild

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