June 2nd, 2019

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Word of the Day 06/01/19

I totally forgot to post the Word of the Day for June 1.

Wilder (verb)
wilder [ wil-der ]


verb (used with object)
1. to cause to lose one's way.
2. to bewilder.

verb (used without object)
3. to lose one's way.
4. to be bewildered.

RELATED FORMS
wil·der·ment, noun

RELATED WORDS
savage, primitive, natural, lush, free, barbarian, waste, desert, overrun, native, crazy, irrational, nuts, rash, madcap, eager, rough, raving, berserk, profligate

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Origin: 1605–15; perhaps extracted from wilderness; intransitive use probably by association with wander

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