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Definition of wish on phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

wish on

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

wish somebody/something on somebody

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(used in negative sentences) to want someone to have something unpleasant I wouldn't wish something like that on my worst enemy. It's not a job I'd wish on anyone.
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