What does the word wish mean?

Usage examples for wish

  1. I think not so a woman; not a mother; not as you wish now to leave it. – This Freedom by A. S. M. Hutchinson
  2. Did you wish to ask something? – Norston's Rest by Ann S. Stephens
  3. I wish to make my will. – The Dual Alliance by Marjorie Benton Cooke