What does wondering mean?

Definitions for wondering
won·der·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inquisitive, speculative, questioning, wondering(a)adjective

    showing curiosity

    "if someone saw a man climbing a light post they might get inquisitive"; "raised a speculative eyebrow"

Wiktionary

  1. wonderingnoun

    The mental activity by which one wonders; a query, puzzlement, etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wondering

    of Wonder

Freebase

  1. Wondering

    "Wondering" is a song by the band Dirty Pretty Things. It was released as a single on 15 October 2006 and was the third to be released from the band's debut album Waterloo to Anywhere. Early versions of the song generally sported the title "If You Were Wondering", the single-word title being settled upon for the final release of Waterloo to Anywhere.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wondering' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4051

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wondering' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2092

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wondering in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wondering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of wondering in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Wondering why it feels always good to be more cautious while dealing with a person who uses the words like 'YOU KNOW' more in own language and it has most often helped to remain safe.

  2. Joseph Giacalone:

    Sixmonths from now, New York politicians will be scratching their heads wondering why syringes are everywhere, drug use is up, overdoses are up, and why open-air drug markets are flourishing, it makes you shake your head.

  3. American Sniper Kyle:

    The first time, you're not even sure you can do it, but I'm not over there looking at these people as people. I'm not wondering if he has a family. I'm just trying to keep my guys safe.

  4. Saint Augustine:

    People travel to wonder at the height of the mountains, at the huge waves of the seas, at the long course of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars, and yet they pass by themselves without wondering.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I was wondering what happened with my rally in Chicago and other rallies where we had such violence.

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