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Princeton's WordNet

  1. longed-for, wished-for, yearned-foradjective

    greatly desired

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wished-for in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wished-for in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of wished-for in a Sentence


    listen!! my real wish is for people of all races, ethnicities, class and creeds, to show humanity, love and respect for each other. this was the same things bob marley, peter tosh, and all our trench town people wished for, but never see materializing. I did say- man is a communal animal. if he loses this communality then he will perish and become extinct my reggae aims to keep that wish alive. but still I hope..

  2. Alexandre Dumas:

    It is neccessary to have wished for death in order to know how good it is to live.

  3. Edith Hamilton:

    When the freedom they wished for most was freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased to be free and was never free again.

  4. William Hazlitt:

    If mankind had wished for what is right, they might have had it long ago.

  5. Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo:

    There is neither happiness nor unhappiness in this world; there is only the comparison of one state with another. Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable of feeling ultimate bliss. It is necessary to have wished for death in order to know how good life is to live.

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    enthusiastic approval
    • A. acclaim
    • B. accompany
    • C. distinguish
    • D. conceal

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