Definition of


  1. (adj, all) desiring or striving for recognition or advancement
  2. (adj, all) having or expressing desire for something
    desirous of finding a quick solution to the problem

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Synonyms of Wishful

aspirant, aspiring, desirous

Alternate forms of Wishful

Derivations: wishfulness

Words that sound like Wishful

wakeful, washable, washbowl, wishfully

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