The term wild generally refers to:
* Wildlife, all non-domesticated plants, animals, and other organisms
* Wilderness or Wilderness area, a natural environment on Earth
* Wildness, the quality of being wild or untamed

Wild may also refer to:
* Wild (surname)
* Wake-initiated lucid dream (WILD), used to facilitate the occurrence of lucid dreaming
* WILD GmbH & Co. KG, a German company which produces natural ingredients for food products
* "", a computer game expansion pack
* Wild Instinct a children's program

The Wild or The Wilds may refer to:
* "The Wild", a Disney 3D animation film
* "The Wild" (novel), a novel by Whitley Strieber
* "The Wild" (novel), a science fiction novel by David Zindell
* The Wilds, a wildlife conservation center in Muskingum County, Ohio.
* The Wilds, a fictional location in the Sword of Truth series by Terry Goodkind.
* Minnesota Wild, a U.S. National Hockey League team often referred to as simply "the Wild"
* The Wilds Christian Association, an organization that operates "The Wilds Christian Camp/Conference Center" in Brevard, NC.

In music:
* WILD or Walk In Lay Down, a biannual concert event at Washington University in St. Louis
* Wild (band), a five-piece classical female group
* "Wild" (single), a song by Poe on her album "Haunted"
* "Wild Dances", an album , single and song by Ruslana

IN radio broadcasting:
* WILD (AM), an AM station in the Boston radio market
* WILD-FM, the former callsign of an FM station in the Boston radio market, originally WBET-FM, now WKAF
* WYLD (AM), an AM station in the New Orleans radio market
* WYLD-FM, an FM station in the New Orleans radio market
* WiLD station branding (later trademarked by Clear Channel Communications):
** KYLD in San Francisco
** WLLD in Tampa-St. Petersburg

ee also

* Wilde
* Wyld
* Feral child (children raised in the wild)

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  • Wild — Wild, a. [Compar. {Wilder}; superl. {Wildest}.] [OE. wilde, AS. wilde; akin to OFries. wilde, D. wild, OS. & OHG. wildi, G. wild, Sw. & Dan. vild, Icel. villr wild, bewildered, astray, Goth. wilpeis wild, and G. & OHG. wild game, deer; of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Wild! — Álbum de Erasure Publicación 16 de octubre de 1989 en Inglaterra 24 de octubre en los Estados Unidos Género(s) Synthpop Duración 38:28 …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Wild — Wild, er, este, adj. & adv. ein Wort, welches überhaupt der durch Cultur und Kunst veredelten und erhöheten Beschaffenheit entgegen gesetzet ist. 1. Der physischen Cultur entgegen gesetzt und ihrer beraubt, wo es in den meisten Fällen dem zahm… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

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  • wild — Adj std. (8. Jh.), mhd. wilt, wilde, ahd. wildi , as. wildi Stammwort. Aus g. * welþija Adj. wild , auch in gt. wilþeis, anord. villr, ae. wilde, afr. wild(e). Außergermanisch entspricht kymr. gwyllt. Weitere Herkunft unklar. Vielleicht zu (ig.)… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

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