5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 653
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
widely adv. It is not widely known. broadly
widespread adj. That is a widespread fear. prevalent
widow noun She was a young widow. husband is dead
width noun The width is six feet. breadth
wield verb He wielded a knife. brandished
wife noun She is my wife. spouse
wild adj. It was a wild animal. untamed
adj. It was a wild plant. undomesticated
adj. She was a wild woman. lewd
adj. It was a wild group. unruly
will noun He did it by sheer will. determination
noun It's the King's will to spare the man. desire
noun It was done against my will. wish