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Sentence Examples With the Word ‘Wish’. Over 50 Sentences


Wish — US. [wɪʃ], UK. [wɪʃ]

Main meanings:

  1. A desire or longing for something to happen or be true.
  2. An expression of a desire or request, often made by saying or thinking “I wish.”
  3. To desire or want something to happen.


10 simple sentences:

  • I wish for a sunny day.
  • She made a birthday wish.
  • We all have a wish.
  • He expresses his wish.
  • My wish came true.
  • They share a common wish.
  • Can you make a wish?
  • He has a secret wish.
  • She quietly made a wish.
  • We all have a wish list.


The sentences from movies:

I wish you the best. – Rain Man (1988)

I wish it was Christmas every day. – Little Women (2019)

I wish there were. – The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

I have one great big wish.The Grinch (2018)

I wish I was kidding. – Beethoven (1992)

You’ve got your wish.No Time to Die (2021)

I wish I knew how to quit you! – Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Do you wish to deploy? – Independence Day (1996)

I wish I could keep one. – Up (2009)

I wish I had a ride. – The Croods (2013)

Wish me luck. – Jerry Maguire (1996)

How I wish you would. – You’ve Got Mail (1998)

Take what you wish.Troy (2004)

I wish I could help you, sir. – Fight Club (1999)

Well, I wish you wouldn’t worry. – Kick Ass (2010)

You wish.Reservoir Dogs (1992)

I sure wish I had. – Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

I wish I could get you back. – American Hustle (2013)

We just came to wish you good luck. – Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

I wish I could help you, Sal. – War of the Worlds (2005)

I wish you’d get out of my clothes. – The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

I wish you wouldn’t talk like that. – Selma (2014)

I wish we’d get a bite. – Cocoon (1985)

As you wish, Georgia. – Ticket to Paradise (2022)

I wish he wouldn’t stay out so late. – Rocky Balboa (2006)

They wish to be. – Superman (1978)

I wish it was that easy. – Gone in 60 Seconds (2000)

I wish we could just run away. – The Great Gatsby (2013)

Captain, I wish I had better news. – Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

Make a wish.My Left Foot (1989)

Your magical wish worked! – Ted (2012)

I wish I could meet with you again. – The Creator (2023)

I sure wish it wasn’t. – Forrest Gump (1994)

I wish I could quit you. – Smurfs (2011)

I can’t help unless you make a wish.Aladdin (1992)

Oh, I wish it were. – Aliens (1986)

I wish I had the answers. – Clash Of The Titans (2010)

I wish I didn’t know. – A Thousand and One (2023)

I wish I was wearing that jersey. – Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

And I just wish you were here. – I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)

I wish you had watched it. – The Machine (2023)

I wish we could shrink for real. – Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

Be careful what you wish for. – Scream VI (2023)

I wish I got the dip. – You Hurt My Feelings (2023)

I wish Mom and Dad were here. – Jumanji (1995)

I wish my grandparents did that. – Home Alone (1990)

I wish to make it officiellement. – The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)

Bob, I wish I knew. – The Towering Inferno (1974)

Well, I wish I had that luxury. – 10 Things I Hate About You (1999)

I wish I did. – All the President’s Men (1976)