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Definition 1: travelling about without any clear destination - [noun denoting act]

Samples where wandering or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she followed him in his wanderings and looked after him

Synonyms for wandering in the sense of this definition

(wandering is a kind of ...) the act of going from one place to another

"he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"

(... is a kind of wandering ) aimless wandering from place to place

Definition 2: of a path e.g. - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where wandering or its synonyms are used according to this definition

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

Synonyms for wandering in the sense of this definition

(wandering is similar to ...) not direct in spatial dimension; not leading by a straight line or course to a destination

"sometimes taking an indirect path saves time" "you must take an indirect course in sailing"

Definition 3: having no fixed course - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where wandering or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an erratic comet
  • his life followed a wandering course
  • a planetary vagabond

Synonyms for wandering in the sense of this definition

(wandering is similar to ...) not settled or established

"an unsettled lifestyle"

Definition 4: migratory - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where wandering or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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 for wandering in the sense of this definition

(wandering is similar to ...) not settled or established

"an unsettled lifestyle"

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