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1. wandering

adjective. ['ˈwɑːndɝɪŋ'] of a path e.g..

Synonyms

  • winding
  • meandering
  • rambling

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger
  • recede
  • ride

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wander (English)
  • wandren (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Wandering

  • squandering
  • pondering

Example sentences of the word wandering


1. Noun, singular or mass
He can walk the halls of your home, strumming his harp like a wandering minstrel.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
The solution may be as simple as making your garden unappealing to wandering felines.

Quotes containing the word wandering


1. We are the music-makers,And we are the dreamers of dreams,Wandering by lone sea-breakers,And sitting by desolate streams.World-losers and world-forsakers,Upon whom the pale moon gleams;Yet we are the movers and shakers,Of the world forever, it seems.
- Arthur O'Shaughnessy, Poems of Arthur O'Shaughnessy

2. The wind is the moon's imagination wandering.
- Saul Williams

3. Sorry... my mind was wandering... one time it went all the way to Venus and ordered a meal I couldn’t pay for.
- Steven Wright

2. wandering

adjective. ['ˈwɑːndɝɪŋ'] migratory.

Synonyms

  • nomadic
  • unsettled
  • mobile
  • peregrine

Antonyms

  • go
  • stay in place
  • rise
  • precede

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wander (English)
  • wandren (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. wandering

adjective. ['ˈwɑːndɝɪŋ'] having no fixed course.

Synonyms

  • erratic
  • planetary

Antonyms

  • follow
  • fall
  • ascend

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wander (English)
  • wandren (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. wandering

noun. ['ˈwɑːndɝɪŋ'] travelling about without any clear destination.

Synonyms

  • roving
  • traveling
  • vagabondage
  • travel
  • travelling

Antonyms

  • levitation
  • gravitation
  • walk
  • invariable

Etymology

  • -ing (English)
  • -ing (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wander (English)
  • wandren (Middle English (1100-1500))
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