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wish ~ (A) ~ to hope for something nice for someone.
wish ~ (B) ~ Something that a person hopes will happen. That person might hope for something good or something evil. The person really desires the thing that they want. A person might pray for that thing. But some people would ask an evil spirit to help them.
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