Origin of wield
OTHER WORDS FROM wieldwield·a·ble, adjectivewielder, nounun·wield·a·ble, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH wieldweald, wield
How to use wield in a sentence
The pair butt heads too much on court, so Zufer stuck to teaching his son off-court skills and physical tricks, such as how to wield his supersized body to draw fouls.How did Deni Avdija catch the eye of Wizards GM Tommy Sheppard? It started with his name.|Ava Wallace|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
The heads of each state department report to him, and he wields the power of the governor to run day-to-day state operations.Junior Staffer Says Top Alaska Official Told Her to Keep Allegations of Misconduct Secret|by Kyle Hopkins, Anchorage Daily News|November 18, 2020|ProPublica
Pattison recounts a pivotal moment in the field when the team encountered a man named Gadi, a hunchbacked, gun-wielding warrior from a local tribe called the Afar.Ardi and her discoverers shake up hominid evolution in ‘Fossil Men’|Bruce Bower|November 18, 2020|Science News
The variety of content that we enjoy from the open internet hangs precariously in the balance when just a few enormous companies wield their power and can determine the fate of an entire industry.Privacy changes are ushering in a new era of adtech collaboration|Criteo|November 16, 2020|Digiday
His departure will deprive the premier of his most important adviser and strategist, who has wielded huge influence over all aspects of government policy, from its pandemic response to Brexit and economic reform.
Policy is about wielding power, while mercy is about transcending power by renouncing it.
Until Levonuk reappeared an hour later wielding the soothing stuff at another Giant store 20 minutes away.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Wielding a curved knife, a young man navigates past the aging structures and into the forest.
Germane and relevant in their way, but wielding a different methodology.
Some wielding signs hit the roof, windshield, and body of the car I was traveling in.
From somewhere in the thicket below a muffled thump, thump, thump came up to them, as though some one was wielding an ax.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
Gatti watched the fat, red faced man wielding fork and knife, eating the spaghetti with great relish.
Soma and Rudra, wielding sharp weapons and sharp bolts, kind friends, be gracious unto us here!Sacred Books of the East|Various
These minute emissaries climb up the forehead, and wielding a tiny club, knock individuals to sleep.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft
Peter Gross took the other bowl and began eating, wielding the chopsticks expertly.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham