Synonyms for wield

Synonyms for (verb) wield

Synonyms: handle, wield, manage

Definition: handle effectively

Usage: The burglar wielded an axe; The young violinist didn't manage her bow very well

Similar words: manipulate

Definition: hold something in one's hands and move it

Synonyms: exert, maintain, wield

Definition: have and exercise

Usage: wield power and authority

Similar words: hold, have, have got

Definition: have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense

Usage: She has $1,000 in the bank; He has got two beautiful daughters; She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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