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  • EN [ ˈwɒndə(r)]
  • US [ ˈwɑːndər]

English definition


  • 1. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment;

    • "The gypsies roamed the woods"
    • "roving vagabonds"
    • "the wandering Jew"
    • "The cattle roam across the prairie"
    • "the laborers drift from one town to the next"
    • "They rolled from town to town"
  • 2. be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage;

    • "She cheats on her husband"
    • "Might her husband be wandering?"
  • 3. go via an indirect route or at no set pace;

    • "After dinner, we wandered into town"
  • 4. to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course;

    • "the river winds through the hills"
    • "the path meanders through the vineyards"
    • "sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body"
  • 5. lose clarity or turn aside especially from the main subject of attention or course of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking;

    • "She always digresses when telling a story"
    • "her mind wanders"
    • "Don't digress when you give a lecture"

Example sentences

  • Map and compass : In case you wander from the trail.

  • Under the Watchful eye of the demon, wander alone in the formless Chaos.

  • I think he half expected her to wander into one of his parties, some night.

  • The fool wander, the wise man travel.

  • When the children left home, she used to wander around the house as if she'd lost something.

  • Nomadic tribes wander these deserts.

  • Mr. Craven won't permit you to wander or go poking about the house.

  • They will wander off and get a cup of coffee or switch to a different application.

  • Great white sharks do not aimlessly wander the ocean waiting to stumble upon their next meal.

  • Don't wander from the subject.

  • Do you wander back to his room number?

  • Don't let your mind wander during the lecture.

  • The children's playground has been railed in so that the children do not wander on to the main road.

  • We dance on the green, dine at the hermitage, and wander in the woods by moonlight.

  • He was constraining his mind not to wander from the task.

  • He likes to wander over the countryside.

  • The dogs have greater freedom too, for they are allowed to wander outside their enclosure.

  • Don't let your mind wander [ be woolgathering ] while working.

  • Imagine long golden beaches where you can wander in solitude.

  • Those who do not have relatives to return to are left to wander the streets and sleep rough.

  • Grace allowed her mind to wander to other things.

  • She could be a good scholar if she didn't let her mind wander so much.

  • You can't simply wander around squatting on other people's property.

  • His mind would wander, and he would lose track of what he was doing.

  • Because Mother is afraid we'll get lost, we aren't allowed to wander far.

  • They could wander where they wished and take jobs from who paid best.

  • No one knows for certain how many refugees wander the world today, or languish in camps without a permanent place of settlement.

  • He was not the type to wander round gaping at everything like a tourist.

  • A wander around any market will reveal stalls piled high with vegetables.

  • I jumped to my feet so my thoughts wouldn't start to wander.

Synonym discrimination

  • roam, stroll, wander, ramble



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