Wishbone vs Wishlist - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between wishbone and wishlist

is that wishbone is a forked bone between the neck and breast of a bird consisting chiefly of the two clavicles fused at their median or lower end, regarded as a lucky charm in some countries while wishlist is a list of desired things.

wishbone

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A forked bone between the neck and breast of a bird consisting chiefly of the two clavicles fused at their median or lower end, regarded as a lucky charm in some countries.
  • (nautical) A spar in two parts, between which a sail is hoisted, the wishbone extending its clew.
  • (nautical) Any sailing vessel rigged with a wishbone.
  • Synonyms

    * (forked bone of a bird) furcula, merrythought, wishing bone

    wishlist

    English

    Alternative forms

    * wish list

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A list of desired things.