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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Handle effectively.

Usage examples (37)
  • I long to speak, to read, to wield a hammer in a great factory, to keep watch at sea, to plow.
  • wield power and authority
  • But I think the influence they wield is way out of proportion to their numbers.
  • They can keep making the argument that they will once again wield the pen in their favor during redistricting. for more
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