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wield
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

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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
  • "Just think of it: We'd make our own plans, wield our own influence, have a bit of fun while we can.
    Chapter 12 (79% in)

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