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tr.v. un·wished, un·wish·ing, un·wish·es
1. To retract a wish for.
2. Obsolete To wish out of existence.
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1. to retract or revoke (a wish)
2. to desire (something) not to be or take place
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Obs. to wish away.
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Past participle: unwished
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