To adhere or conform to; keep:
To put forth or use energetically; put into action or use
To have charge of; direct or administer:
To manage in using, as a spade or a musket; to wield; often, to manage skillfully.
To put to use; make practical or profitable use of
To avail oneself of; practice:
(Informal) To manage or arrange successfully:
To exercise control; for example, Diane’s parents rule with an iron fist.
To employ diligently; to use steadily.
To control the functioning of; run:
To manage or control artfully or by shrewd use of influence, often in an unfair or fraudulent way
(Now Rare) To use habitually; practice; train
Employ is defined as to give someone work for pay, or to put someone or something to use.
To hold in restraint; check:
To manage, control, or direct
To wave, shake, or exhibit in a menacing, challenging, or exultant way; flourish
To get rid of or put an end to:
To cause to operate or function; actuate, use, or manage:
To give an undulating form to; make sinuous
To be the cause of or reason for; result in.
Find another word for wields. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wields, like: maintains, exerts, manages, handles, utilizes, uses, swings, rules, plies, operates and manipulates.