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wield
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
to have or use
The exact meaning of wield can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "to wield an ax" — to have it in hand
  • "to wield power or influence" — to have or exercise power or influence
  • Roger advanced upon them as one wielding a nameless authority.
    p. 182.9

There are no more uses of "wield" in Lord of the Flies.

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