What does wondering mean?

Definitions for wondering
won·der·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    showing curiosity

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

Wiktionary

  1. wondering(Noun)

    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

How to pronounce wondering?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say wondering in sign language?

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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:

    Though the word ‘I’ signifies ‘Ego’, yet wondering why it has been easier often to relatively believe more a person speaking with many ‘I’ than the people who talk too much with ‘YOU’ in their voice.

  2. Amir Peretz:

    Without a doubt, the question of the 'command spirit' will arise, with some in the ranks wondering whether this defence minister has, effectively, revised military ethics, especially regarding open-fire regulations, the defence minister is, in a sense, the 'prime minister of Judea and Samaria'.

  3. David Viscott:

    The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized - never knowing.

  4. Joe Manchin:

    A years been too long. Its too long, especially if youre a family member, and we want to make sure the timelines, we understand more, what time, how many people involved, how many families are wondering now. These are all questions we need answered.

  5. Donut Robotics CEO Taisuke Ono:

    We were running short of money and wondering how to keep the company going.

Images & Illustrations of wondering

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. motile
    • B. pecuniary
    • C. lacerate
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