What does wandering mean?

Definitions for wandering
ˈwɒn dər ɪŋwan·der·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wandering, roving, vagabondage(adj)

    travelling about without any clear destination

    "she followed him in his wanderings and looked after him"

  2. mobile, nomadic, peregrine, roving, wandering(adj)

    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"

  3. meandering(a), rambling, wandering(a), winding(adj)

    of a path e.g.

    "meandering streams"; "rambling forest paths"; "the river followed its wandering course"; "a winding country road"

  4. erratic, planetary, wandering(adj)

    having no fixed course

    "an erratic comet"; "his life followed a wandering course"; "a planetary vagabond"

Wiktionary

  1. wandering(Noun)

    Travelling with no preset route; roaming.

  2. wandering(Noun)

    Irregular turning of the eyes.

  3. wandering(Noun)

    Aimless thought.

  4. wandering(Noun)

    Straying from a desired path.

  5. wandering(Noun)

    Disordered speech or delirium.

  6. wandering(Adjective)

    That which wanders.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wandering

    of Wander

  2. Wandering

    a. & n. from Wander, v

Freebase

  1. Wandering

    Wandering is a town located in the wheatbelt region of Western Australia, approximately 120 kilometres from the state capital, Perth, just off the Albany Highway. It is the main town in the Shire of Wandering. At the 2006 census, Wandering had a population of 355.

How to pronounce wandering?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wandering in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wandering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of wandering in a Sentence

  1. James Cason:

    They had 3,000 to 4000 people that were focused on our personnel, trying to recruit them or harass us, they would break into your house and do things to show they had control of your existence. In my days, if they knew you didn't like spiders, you would find a tarantula wandering around your room.

  2. Manfred Weber:

    There will have to be more fences, it simply can't be that refugees in their hundreds of thousands are wandering uncontrolled through Europe.

  3. Francis Bacon:

    If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.

  4. Keri Gans:

    If you're someone who works from home and you find yourself wandering into the kitchen too many times, or if you keep visiting an office kitchen that's packed with snacks, here chewing a piece of gum may help, it's putting something in your mouth, it's keeping it busy, it has this great flavor in it, and you might be less likely to reach for food... or that piece of chocolate on your co-worker's desk.

  5. Arthur O'Shaunessey:

    We are the music makers, and we are the dreamers of the dream. Wandering by lone sea breakers, and sitting by desolate streams. World losers and world forsakers, for whom the pale moon gleams. Yet we are movers and the shakers of the world forever it seems.

Images & Illustrations of wandering

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    a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
    • A. substitute
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    • C. investigating
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