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wish list

A list of items that a person or group desires. Johnny's wish list for his birthday included a new bicycle and a puppy. I know that team's free agent wish list includes a new starting pitcher.
See also: list, wish
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

wish list

a list of things one wishes to have. I put a new car at the top of my wish list. I have a DVD player on my wish list.
See also: list, wish
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

wish list

n. a list of things one wishes to have. I put a new car at the top of my wish list.
See also: list, wish
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The trouble is that we often mistake the wish list for strategy.
The wish list service is new to the Littlewoods Europe site and it allows customers to save items they are interested in and then come back later and purchase the items directly from their wish list, with the list keeping a record of the items which have been purchased and the items which are still to be bought.
You can wander around Princes Square, Glasgow, choose your dream presents and the stores will make sure your wish list is sent to friends and family with a description of the item, the price and which store it is in.
But parents who don't recognise any of the toys can take comfort from the fact that Lego and the latest edition of Monopoly are high on the wish list too.
The Amazon Grapevine application enables users to view the activity of friends on Amazon.com, including when they update their wish list, write a review, or tag a product, via News Feed updates.
Amazon describes a wish list as a means of ensuring you will 'never receive an unwanted gift again'.
Predictions always are risky business on Capitol Hill, but a quick glance at the wish lists of the national associations of long-term care providers suggests that their Christmas stockings will remain fairly empty of legislative delights this December--and next December, too, for that matter.
Santa said: ``Most of the children are under 10 and usually include a full Christmas presents wish list, some of which are sad, some funny.
"Symbyoz - Social Wish List" is a new Facebook application that takes it to a new level: It let users share and tag items on their friends wish lists based on what they like on Facebook.
PRESENTS FOR PATIENTS is simple for participating facilities, as well--staff attend a training session and agree to ask patients for their wish lists. They then attend to other matters while their facilities fill with well-wishers and visitors at Christmas.
Finally there is now a way to know exactly what gift to buy for friends and family without the need to visit different sights searching for separate wish lists
DREAM JOBS: Some of the pupils with their wish lists (back, left to right) Hayley Whitmore, Samantha Gadsby, Elizabeth Earle (front) Paramdip Chohan, Lee Perry and Siobhan Piercy.
Key highlights of the release are the e-Gift Cards and Wish List features.
Shoppers can also compile a "wish list" of desired items from a particular merchant"s store, lists that are viewable by all users and can enhance the interactivity of the shopping experience.
3) A reasonably priced .410 and 28 gauge double barrel with English straight-gripped stock, splinter fore-end, single-selective trigger and interchangeable chokes (yes, I know that is a lot to ask and stay "reasonable," but this is a wish list, right?).