Definition of wish list in US English:

wish list

noun

  • A list of desired things or occurrences.

    • ‘There is always a temptation for the public, when asked what they want, to come up with a wish list, the costs of which are not made clear.’
    • ‘In his acceptance speech he outlined his wish list for the city.’
    • ‘Dont expect anything you remotely want as a gift, unless you give up on dropping hints and give your partner your own wish list, in print.’
    • ‘I will take bets that any such consultation will put a multiplex cinema at the top of the public wish list.’
    • ‘You and the gals can bond over a trip to the toy store to purchase whatever is on the wish list.’

Pronunciation

wish list

/ˈwiSH ˌlist//ˈwɪʃ ˌlɪst/