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wanders, 3rd person singular present; wandered, past tense; wandered, past participle; wandering, present participle;
  1. Walk or move in a leisurely, casual, or aimless way
    • - he wandered aimlessly through the narrow streets
  2. Move slowly away from a fixed point or place
    • - please don't wander off again
    • - his attention had wandered
  3. (of a road or river) Wind with gentle twists and turns in a particular direction; meander

  4. Move or travel slowly through or over (a place or area)
    • - she found her wandering the streets
  5. Be unfaithful to one's spouse or regular sexual partner

  1. An act or instance of wandering
    • - she'd go on wanders like that in her nightgown

  1. roll: 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. cheat on: 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. weave: 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. digress: 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"
  6. (wandering) mobile: migratory; "a restless mobile society"; "the nomadic habits of the Bedouins"; "believed the profession of a peregrine typist would have a happy future"; "wandering tribes"
  7. (wandering) travelling about without any clear destination; "she followed him in his wanderings and looked after him"
  8. (wandering) meandering(a): of a path e.g.; "meandering streams"; "rambling forest paths"; "the river followed its wandering course"; "a winding country road"
  9. In telecommunication, wander are long-term low-frequency random variations of the significant instants of a digital signal from their ideal positions. ...
  10. (Wandering (dementia)) Wandering, in persons with dementia, is a common behavior that causes great risk for the person and concern for caregivers. It is estimated to be the most common type of disruptive behavior in institutionalized persons with dementia. ...
  11. 10428 Wanders (2073 P-L) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on September 24, 1960 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld at Palomar Observatory.
  12. The act or instance of wandering; To move without purpose; often in search of livelihood; To commit adultery; To go somewhere indirectly or at varying speeds; to move in a curved path; Of the mind, to lose focus or clarity of argument or attention
  13. (wandering) Travelling with no preset route; roaming; Irregular turning of the eyes; Aimless thought; Straying from a desired path; Disordered speech or delirium; That which wanders
  14. (Wandering) A behavior commonly associated with dementia whereby people stray from a familiar surrounding and often become lost.
  15. (Wandering) From time to time a rabbit may wander, becoming a hlessi. Whether to find a new home, start an adventure, or just wander, it is all the same; usually no underground cover, elil around, weather.
  16. (Wandering) Of the Israelites in the wilderness in consequence of their rebellious fears to enter the Promised Land (Num 14:26). They wandered for forty years before they were permitted to cross the Jordan (Jos 4:19; Jos 5:6). The record of these wanderings is given in Num. 33:1-49. ...
  17. (Wandering) in a dream signifies you currently have no focus in life with regard to the subject matter of the dream. Set a goal to work through the issues that are holding you in this space.
  18. A vehicle’s tendency to stray or wander from its intended direction of travel as a result of steering abnormalities, worn tires, suspension misalignment, crosswinds, or pavement irregularities.
  19. to move from place to place without having a special destination
  20. The tendency of a vehicle to veer or drift to either side from a straight path.
  21. to move aimlessly or unpredictably
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