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synonyms for wielded

  • apply
  • brandish
  • employ
  • exert
  • handle
  • maintain
  • manipulate
  • operate
  • possess
  • swing
  • command
  • conduct
  • exercise
  • flourish
  • have
  • hold
  • manage
  • maneuver
  • ply
  • shake
  • throw
  • utilize
  • wave
  • work
  • have at one's disposal
  • make use of
  • put to use
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antonyms for wielded

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  • ignore
  • misuse
  • neglect
  • cease
  • fail
  • idle
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How to use wielded in a sentence

Hartogsohn’s work is more philosophical than neurological, but the people wielding the fMRI machines could devise ways to investigate his ideas.
WHAT HAPPENS WHEN PSYCHEDELICS MAKE YOU SEE GODSARAH SCOLESNOVEMBER 9, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
He proposed wielding a more severe tool — government-ordered shutdowns of schools, businesses and other public gathering places in nine Zip codes.
NEW YORK’S BLOCK-BY-BLOCK LOCKDOWNS ARE CURBING COVID-19. BUT RESIDENTS AREN’T PLEASED.BEN GUARINONOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It requires participation by LGBTQ leaders in the redistricting process in the states, which draw boundaries that shape representation and how advocates might wield influence for the next decade.
CURE FOR A SICKENING APPOINTMENTHANS JOHNSONOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
As a result, Hmong American voters are an underappreciated political powerhouse who have long shaped elections in Minnesota and Wisconsin and could now wield influence on a national scale.
THE HISTORY OF HMONG AMERICANS EXPLAINS WHY THEY MIGHT DECIDE THE ELECTIONMELISSA BORJAOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Orphaned and penniless, Rye and Gig are trudging along with thousands of other men — just a sliver of “the cold millions” — who are repeatedly lured into dangerous jobs, swindled out of their wages and then driven off by club-wielding thugs.
‘THE COLD MILLIONS,’ JESS WALTER’S CELEBRATION OF FORGOTTEN HEROES, IS ONE OF THE MOST CAPTIVATING NOVELS OF THE YEARRON CHARLESOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
While each resistance member has their own specialized tools, the game is balanced so that anyone, including a taser-wielding grandma, can finish any mission.
‘WATCH DOGS: LEGION’ REVIEW IN PROGRESS: VIRTUAL LONDON IS LEGIT, BUT STORY’S A SNOOZE SO FARGENE PARKOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Democrats have had a persistent majority, but the Republican minority has nonetheless been able to wield its influence by uniting behind a moderate Democrat who could yield them policy victories.
VOICE POLL REVEALS TIGHT MAYORAL RACE, MESSY POST-GOP FUTURE FOR DEMSANDREW KEATTSOCTOBER 27, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
They are wielding this vacancy to try to get Democrats to the polls, but they also can’t do anything to stop it.
WITH NO TOOLS TO HALT BARRETT’S CONFIRMATION, DEMOCRATS FALL BACK ON SYMBOLIC RESISTANCEAMBER PHILLIPSOCTOBER 22, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In his findings of fact, Jackson laid out in minute detail how Microsoft had wielded its dominant power over the PC industry time and time again to squash rival browser maker Netscape.
THE GOOGLE ANTITRUST CASE IS NOTHING COMPARED TO THE 1999 MICROSOFT CASEAARON PRESSMANOCTOBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
We wanted to understand how an executive is wielding her power.
HOW FORTUNE RANKS BUSINESS’S MOST POWERFUL WOMEN IN THE COVID ERAKRISTENLBELLSTROMOCTOBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO WIELDED

  • accomplished
  • achieved
  • administered
  • contrived
  • conveyed
  • determined
  • directed
  • driven
  • enforced
  • executed
  • finished
  • fulfilled
  • governed
  • guided
  • handled
  • maintained
  • managed
  • manipulated
  • moved
  • negotiated
  • ordered
  • performed
  • practiced
  • promoted
  • regulated
  • revolved
  • run
  • served
  • supervised
  • sustained
  • transacted
  • transported
  • turned
  • used
  • wielded
  • worked
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