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Synonyms for wandering
ˈwɒn dər ɪŋ

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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"

    Synonyms:
    roving, vagabondage

    Antonyms:
    settled, direct

  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"

    Synonyms:
    mobile, rambling, peregrine, planetary, nomadic, roving, meandering(a), erratic, winding, wandering(a), fluid

    Antonyms:
    settled, direct

  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"

    Antonyms:
    settled, direct

  4. erratic, planetary, wandering(adj)

    having no fixed course

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

    Synonyms:
    planetal, winding, nomadic, quicksilver(a), rambling, meandering(a), wandering(a), terrestrial, erratic, peregrine, worldwide, planetary, world-wide, mobile, fickle, temperamental, global, world(a), roving, mercurial

    Antonyms:
    direct, settled

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wandering

    Synonyms:
    roving, vagrant, rambling, strolling, discursive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wandering(n.)

    Synonyms:
    roving, rambling, travelling, travel, peregrination, excursion, range, roaming

  2. wandering(n.)

    Synonyms:
    aberration, deviation from rectitude

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wandering":

    stray, curfew, roaming

How to pronounce wandering?

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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#13732terrestrial
#14880winding
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#17886roaming
#18651stray
#24972rambling
#31949erratic
#32534curfew
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#41704strolling
#47567fickle
#53297discursive
#55324mercurial
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#81204temperamental

How to use wandering in a sentence?

  1. Yasmin Simeonova:

    After three years in Buenos Aires, I now have a very strong and passionate relationship with Fernet, i love it and it loves me. We're having fun times until early mornings, in plastic glasses, half-cut bottles of Coke, wandering in streets, below bridges and across borders.

  2. Jeff Yang:

    We're all hoping that this works, because 20 years of wandering in the wilderness is damn well enough.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. Modern thinking is a mysterious entity, it is covered in blood and is two meters tall, its smile opens your soul to you and its smile descends to the earth and opens a portal to the dimension of eternal laughter, into a world without values. 2. Death from the dust of all the dead and dust of memories. Fear is all out of the darkness of the subconscious of billions of threads of manipulation. 3. Under the ordinary eye, the eye of anger. Under the eye of anger, the eye of despondency. Under the eye of despondency, the eye of insight of enlightenment of good and light, selfless nobleness. 4. The face tears up from laughter, and there is not flesh and soul, but a continuous smile of awareness. 5. Love is a sports scoreboard, the score of the one who loves more is kept. 6. Truth is a card. An illusion. You tilt a little, you see one, and you straighten up you see another. 7. Lust is erotic poker cards, poker for stripping the truth. Here you will win only loneliness. 8. Reality is a terrible dystopia of smiling optimism, with wired senses, with laughing monsters in your head, that is, your vices. 9. Wandering around in the midst of twilight darkness, the creative person revealed to the world what was hidden in the egg that lay in this fog, essences and monsters of the subconscious crawled out of it through the force field of imagination and depravity, through the force field they arise in the mind. Some in the imagination become prettier, while others are uglier. Then exhibited in a toy marketing store. 10. Careerism (career) is a children's entertainment, attraction mini-golf of self-motivation and discipline. 11. Loneliness is a catcher of erotic dreams. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  4. John Crowley, Of Marvels And Monsters, Washington Post, October 18, 1998:

    Curiosity was a form of lust, a wandering cupidity of the eye and the mind.

  5. Keith Mitchell:

    I was trying to focus on what was going on, my mind started wandering there a little bit at the end ... and then I hit a great putt.


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