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How to use wishful in a sentence
Lady Staveley looked wishfully up in her husband's face, longing to tell him all her suspicions.Orley Farm|Anthony Trollope
The pretty boy stood there indeed, looking in modestly and wishfully.The Pot of Gold|Mary E. Wilkins
He looked at me most wishfully, and began talking cat language, and I knew he was saying, "Please put Tricksey back on the floor."
Why, Deacon Downs himself can drink three cups of a morning, an' then look around sort of wishfully for another.Jack the Hunchback|James Otis
There she stood, wiping the tears from her eyes, looking on wishfully, while her husband did not even know that she was there.The Vicar of Bullhampton|Anthony Trollope