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LT was just a wilder person. I don't go that route no more.
Lawrence Taylor

Meaning of "wilder" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD WILDER

Of uncertain origin.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF WILDER

wilder  [ˈwɪldə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WILDER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wilder is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb wilder in English.

WHAT DOES WILDER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of wilder in the English dictionary

The definition of wilder in the dictionary is to lead or be led astray. Other definition of wilder is to bewilder or become bewildered.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO WILDER

PRESENT

Present
I wilder
you wilder
he/she/it wilders
we wilder
you wilder
they wilder
Present continuous
I am wildering
you are wildering
he/she/it is wildering
we are wildering
you are wildering
they are wildering
Present perfect
I have wildered
you have wildered
he/she/it has wildered
we have wildered
you have wildered
they have wildered
Present perfect continuous
I have been wildering
you have been wildering
he/she/it has been wildering
we have been wildering
you have been wildering
they have been wildering
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I wildered
you wildered
he/she/it wildered
we wildered
you wildered
they wildered
Past continuous
I was wildering
you were wildering
he/she/it was wildering
we were wildering
you were wildering
they were wildering
Past perfect
I had wildered
you had wildered
he/she/it had wildered
we had wildered
you had wildered
they had wildered
Past perfect continuous
I had been wildering
you had been wildering
he/she/it had been wildering
we had been wildering
you had been wildering
they had been wildering
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will wilder
you will wilder
he/she/it will wilder
we will wilder
you will wilder
they will wilder
Future continuous
I will be wildering
you will be wildering
he/she/it will be wildering
we will be wildering
you will be wildering
they will be wildering
Future perfect
I will have wildered
you will have wildered
he/she/it will have wildered
we will have wildered
you will have wildered
they will have wildered
Future perfect continuous
I will have been wildering
you will have been wildering
he/she/it will have been wildering
we will have been wildering
you will have been wildering
they will have been wildering
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would wilder
you would wilder
he/she/it would wilder
we would wilder
you would wilder
they would wilder
Conditional continuous
I would be wildering
you would be wildering
he/she/it would be wildering
we would be wildering
you would be wildering
they would be wildering
Conditional perfect
I would have wilder
you would have wilder
he/she/it would have wilder
we would have wilder
you would have wilder
they would have wilder
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been wildering
you would have been wildering
he/she/it would have been wildering
we would have been wildering
you would have been wildering
they would have been wildering
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you wilder
we let´s wilder
you wilder
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to wilder
Past participle
wildered
Present Participle
wildering
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WILDER


bewilder
bɪˈwɪldə
boatbuilder
ˈbəʊtbɪldə
bodybuilder
ˈbɒdɪbɪldə
bridge-builder
ˈbrɪdʒˌbɪldə
builder
ˈbɪldə
Clotilda
kləˈtɪldə
coach-builder
ˈkəʊtʃˌbɪldə
gilder
ˈɡɪldə
guilder
ˈɡɪldə
jerry-builder
ˈdʒerɪˌbɪldə
Kriemhilde
ˈkriːmˌhɪldə
Matilda
məˈtɪldə
organ-builder
ˈɔːɡənˌbɪldə
scratchbuilder
ˈskrætʃˌbɪldə
shipbuilder
ˈʃɪpˌbɪldə
tilde
ˈtɪldə
underbuilder
ˈʌndəˌbɪldə
upbuilder
ʌpˈbɪldə
wirilda
wəˈrɪldə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WILDER

wild-eyed
wild-goose chase
wild-water
wildcat
wildcat strike
wildcatted
wildcatter
wildcatting
Wilde
wildebeest
wilderment
wilderness
wildfire
wildfowl
wildfowler
wildfowling
wilding
wildish
wildlands
wildlife

WORDS THAT END LIKE WILDER

alder
boulder
elder
empire-builder
holder
in the eye of the beholder
master builder
midfielder
Mound Builder
mound-builder
older
outfielder
placeholder
season ticket holder
shareholder
shoulder
solder
stakeholder
the cold shoulder
welder

Synonyms and antonyms of wilder in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «WILDER»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «wilder» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of wilder

Translation of «wilder» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WILDER

Find out the translation of wilder to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wilder from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wilder» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

怀尔德
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

wilder
570 millions of speakers

English

wilder
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

वाइल्डर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ايلدر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Уайлдер
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Wilder
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Wilder
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sauvage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Liar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Wilder
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ワイルダー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

와일더
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wilder
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Wilder
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வில்டர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वाइल्डर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

wilder
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Wilder
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Wilder
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Уайлдер
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Wilder
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

wilder
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wilder
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vildare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

villere
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wilder

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WILDER»

The term «wilder» is very widely used and occupies the 17.395 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WILDER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wilder

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8 QUOTES WITH «WILDER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word wilder.
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Andre Benjamin
When the OutKast sound changed and I started producing my own records, I would mirror what I thought that character doing that music would look like. As the sound got a little wilder, freakier and funkier, so did the clothes. Then when the sound got more sophisticated, the clothes changed again.
2
Sarah Chalke
I think that as is true in this industry, everything gets blown out of proportion because it's more fun for people to read about. It's even more fun to read about if the stories get wilder and wilder.
3
Maya Lin
I had very few friends. We always ate dinner with our parents. We didn't want to go out. American adolescence was a lot wilder than I would have felt comfortable with.
4
Shaffi Mather
The TED Fellowship exposed me to a set of youngsters who had wilder ideas than I did - and almost all of them were pursuing their wild and crazy ideas without fear of failure.
5
Aaron Paul
My dad didn't want me to listen to Zeppelin, I think because it reminded him of his wilder days, and now he's a retired Southern Baptist minister.
6
Liam Payne
I think I've changed a little bit. I don't know whether it's for the better or for the worse at the moment. I've settled into a different mind frame now... being a bit wilder maybe!
7
Norman Rockwell
Things aren't much wilder now, I don't think, than they were back then. Of course I just read about all the goings-on now. Ha.
8
Lawrence Taylor
LT was just a wilder person. I don't go that route no more.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WILDER»

Discover the use of wilder in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wilder and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Wilder Life: My Adventures in the Lost World of Little ...
She immerses herself in all things Little House—exploring the story from fact to fiction, and from the TV shows to the annual summer pageants in Laura’s hometowns.
Wendy McClure, 2011
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Becoming Laura Ingalls Wilder: The Woman behind the Legend
As a result, the process of personal development that culminated in Wilder’s writing of the novels that secured her reputation as one of America’s most popular children’s authors becomes evident.
John E. Miller, 2006
3
Billy Wilder, American Film Realist
Even comedies like The Seven-Year Itch and Some Like it Hot shine with Wilder's keen perceptions of American life. Billy Wilder, American Film Realist closely examines a selection of Wilder's films from 1941 through 1981.
Richard Armstrong, 2004
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Some Like It Wilder: The Life and Controversial Films of ...
Featuring Gene D. Phillips’s unique, in-depth critical approach, Some Like It Wilder: The Life and Controversial Films of Billy Wilder provides a groundbreaking overview of a filmmaking icon.
Gene Phillips, 2010
5
Billy Wilder, Movie-Maker: Critical Essays on the Films
This wide-ranging collection of essays by an international group of scholars examines the significance of Wilder's filmmaking from a variety of original perspectives.
Karen McNally, 2010
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Little House on the Prairie
They travel for many days in their covered wagon until they find the best spot to build their little house on the prairie. Soon they are planting and plowing, hunting wild ducks and turkeys, and gathering grass for their cows.
Laura Ingalls Wilder, 1994
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A Wilder West: Rodeo in Western Canada
A controversial sport, rodeo is often seen as emblematic of theWest's reputation as a “white man's country.” AWilder West complicates this view, showing how rodeo has been animportant contact zone -- a chaotic and unpredictable place ...
Mary-Ellen Kelm, 2011
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The Ghost in the Little House: A Life of Rose Wilder Lane
'Holtz's book makes clear for the first time that (Lane) achieved something important and lasting in her writing with the Little House books.
William Holtz, 1995
9
Billy Wilder: Interviews
On screen, his special blend of cynicism and romanticism was always expressed in a style that avoided showiness. Billy Wilder: Interviews includes in-depth profiles, spirited Q&A's, and on-the-set glimpses of the director at work.
Robert Horton, 2001
10
The Ingalls Wilder Family Songbook
The Ingalls Wilder Family Songbook is an effort to give fresh voice and sound to the music inscribed in these great books and new appreciation about how music functioned during a place and time important in American history and mythology.
Dale Cockrell, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WILDER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wilder is used in the context of the following news items.
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Deontay Wilder knocks out Eric Molina to retain WBC heavyweight title
Deontay Wilder made a successful first defence of his WBC heavyweight title when he knocked out Eric Molina in Birmingham, Alabama on Saturday. «The Guardian, Jun 15»
2
WBC champion Deontay Wilder promises to knock out Eric Molina
Deontay Wilder has promised to knock out Eric Molina when he makes the first defence of his WBC heavyweight title on Saturday night. Wilder was taken the full ... «SkySports, Jun 15»
3
Deontay Wilder feels spurned by Alabama regarding title fight venue
Deontay Wilder, shown during a training session at Skyy Gym in Northport on May 28, will defend his WBC title in Birmingham on June 13 against Eric Molina. «Tuscaloosa News, Jun 15»
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Deontay Wilder, WBC champ, not studying Eric Molina — or taking …
WBC heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder works out at Skyy Boxing Gym on Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Northport, Ala. Wilder is preparing for his first ... «The Denver Post, May 15»
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Deontay Wilder to make first title defence against Eric Molina
The win over Stiverne was the first time that hard-hitting Wilder had fought more than four full rounds, and was the only time in his seven-year career that one of ... «SkySports, May 15»
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Mumford & Sons trades in the banjo for 'Wilder Mind'
The English nu-folk superstars are running through the shimmering material of their new album Wilder Mind only; anyone coming to hear something like the ... «The Globe and Mail, May 15»
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Wilder Mind
They wrote most of Wilder Mind at producer Aaron Dessner's Brooklyn studio, and at times, the music resembles the darkly textured indie rock of Dessner's main ... «RollingStone.com, May 15»
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More copies of Laura Ingalls Wilder memoir being printed
... courtesy of publisher. South Dakota's state-owned publishing house is printing more copies of the best-selling memoir by prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder. «Minnesota Public Radio News, Apr 15»
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Mumford & Sons Release Second Single, 'The Wolf,' From Coming …
When Mumford & Sons dropped their first single off their coming album “Wilder Mind” – due May 4th – the change in their sound was noticeable (no banjo!) ... «Wall Street Journal, Apr 15»
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Mumford & Sons unveil new album 'Wilder Mind' at intimate London …
The 375-capacity venue show marked the band's live return after 'Wilder Mind' was announced last week. The band's third LP will come out on May 4. «NME.com, Mar 15»

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