Definition Of wild


(of an animal or plant) living or growing in the natural environment; not domesticated or cultivated.

All the sunflowers that were planted last summer were brown, wild shrubs grew abundantly, and weeds consumed the few lilies that were trying desperately to live.

a natural state or uncultivated or uninhabited region.

kiwis are virtually extinct in the wild

uncontrolled or unrestrained, especially in pursuit of pleasure.

she went through a wild phase of drunken parties and desperate affairs

Example Of wild

  • A wild look of joy gradually spread across her face.

  • A wild look was in her eyes as she stared at the dying fire.

  • After all, if speculation is based on concrete facts and is not just a wild guess, it's part of science.

  • Also contributing to the entertainment quota during the show were the quiz-master's rejoinders to the wild guesses that almost every team was indulging in.

  • And population pressures are causing heavy damage to the world's remaining wild places.

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