What is wild?

  • (adj): Produced without being planted or without human labor.
    Example: "Wild strawberries"
    Synonyms: spontaneous
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on wild:

Wild Dog (disambiguation)
... Wild dog is a term broadly applied to canines which are either not domesticated or not owned ... It may also refer to Feral dogs, domestic dogs living as wild animals ... Domestic dogs classified as Canis lupus dingo which are wild by nature even when raised in captivity ...
... Agrimi, or Cretan Ibex, was considered a subspecies of Wild Goat, but has been recently found to be a feral variety of the domestic goat ... In the wild, they are shy and rest during the day ... On the island the males are often called 'agrimi' (αγρίμι, 'the wild one'), while the name 'Sanada' is used for the female ...
Wild Man
... The wild man (also wildman, or "wildman of the woods", archaically woodwose or wodewose) is a mythical figure that appears in the artwork and literature of ... Images of wild men appear in the carved and painted roof bosses where intersecting ogee vaults meet in the Canterbury Cathedral, in positions where one is also likely ... The image of the wild man survived to appear as supporter for heraldic coats-of-arms, especially in Germany, well into the 16th century ...
The Wild Thornberrys - Films
... Three movies have been released The Wild Thornberrys The Origin Of Donnie (2001) This prequel was released as a TV film and explores Donnie's life before he was ... The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002) This theatrical film made $60 million and earned an Academy Award nomination ... Rugrats Go Wild (2003) This theatrical film was the final Rugrats film and a cross-over between Rugrats and The Wild Thornberrys ...
Pinnacles National Monument - Wildlife
... Bobcats, cougars, coyotes, California Quail, Wild Turkey, and many other birds and mammals live in the area ... California, Pinnacles has had a small problem with wild pigs (a mix of feral domestic pigs and imported wild boars) disturbing the landscape on a regular basis ... Outside this fence, however, wild pigs still roam in regular abundance ...

More definitions of "wild":

  • (adv): In an uncontrolled and rampant manner.
    Synonyms: rampantly
  • (adj): Not subjected to control or restraint.
    Example: "A piano played with a wild exuberance"- Louis Bromfield
  • (adj): Marked by extreme lack of restraint or control.
    Example: "Wild ideas"; "wild talk"; "wild originality"; "wild parties"
  • (adj): (of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud.
    Example: "Wild colors"; "wild shouts"
    Synonyms: violent
  • (adj): Located in a dismal or remote area; desolate.
    Example: "A wild stretch of land"
    Synonyms: desert, godforsaken, waste
  • (adj): Deviating widely from an intended course.
    Example: "A wild bullet"; "a wild pitch"
  • (adv): In a wild or undomesticated manner.
    Example: "Growing wild"; "roaming wild"
  • (adj): In a natural state; not tamed or domesticated or cultivated.
    Example: "Wild geese"; "edible wild plants"
    Synonyms: untamed
  • (noun): A wild and uninhabited area.
    Synonyms: wilderness
  • (adj): In a state of extreme emotion.
    Example: "Wild with anger"; "wild with grief"

Famous quotes containing the word wild:

    I once heard a woman laugh at that most tragic moment in all drama, the off-stage shot in “The Wild Duck,” and I afterward had her killed, so there will be no more of that out of her.
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)

    This wild swan of a world is no hunter’s game.
    Robinson Jeffers (1887–1962)

    The march of conquest through wild provinces, may be the march of Mind; but not the march of Love.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)