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wield
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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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
  • Not for nothing was he a butcher's son, wielding the sledded poleaxe and spitting in his palms.
    Episode 9 — Scylla And Charybdis (11% in)

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