Definition of 'wander'
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We also wander around the old town. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The city is great to wander around. The Sun (2016)Old men and women wander aimlessly around what used to be narrow streets and gardens. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The public may like to see a friendly copper wandering around their neighbourhood but they are needed more online. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now his mind wanders back there. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Everything is beautifully shot, with rolling fields and pheasants wandering around. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They must be fighting for their team, not wandering around the pitch lazily in the comfort zone. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He loved nondescript hotel rooms and staring out of windows, as though always looking for another place to wander to. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Young red deer are wandering about the hills and through the woods with their mothers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Where people have benches out the tourists will just wander in and pose for selfies on them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can also wander round the beautiful gardens. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What number did you get to before you found your mind wandering off? POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)Why stop at courses and wandering around galleries when you could buy an art school? Times, Sunday Times (2015)They provide a great place just to wander around at your own leisure. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One or two people wandered about aimlessly. A Channel of Peace (1993)Otherwise just wandering around the town is a pleasurable way to spend an afternoon. The Sun (2009)The key is to allow your mind to wander. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Love that wandered off course can get back to its best now you both want it to. The Sun (2008)He wanders around this place appearing to have not a care in the world. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Or is security so slack that old employees are free to just wander in? Times, Sunday Times (2006)If you let your mind wander into the song it can be quite disturbing. The Sun (2006)Still, at least she had a beautifully landscaped park to wander around. The Sun (2015)The pleasant, narrow streets off the square also repay a wander. Collins Traveller - MallorcaThe audience stands and wanders about following the action, ushered around by stewards. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Of course, wandering around naked at home is acceptable. The Sun (2011)No longer could people wander about, as they had at some medieval services. Christianity Today (2000)He was also seen wandering around the garden having a full-blown conversation with himself. The Sun (2014)A great place to wander lonely as a cloud. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As in the rival game, you wander around exotic cities and meet characters with their own stories to tell. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They could be wandering around a secret garden, exploring outer space or swinging into a crazy jungle to spy hidden treasures. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'wander'
British English: wander /ˈwɒndə/ VERB
If you wander in a place, you walk around there in a casual way, often without intending to go in any particular direction.
When he got bored, he wandered around the fair.
- American English: wander
- Arabic: يَتَجَوَّلُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: vaguear
- Chinese: 漫步
- Croatian: lutati
- Czech: potulovat se
- Danish: vandre omkring
- Dutch: rondzwerven
- European Spanish: deambular
- Finnish: harhailla
- French: errer
- German: umherwandern
- Greek: περιφέρομαι
- Italian: girovagare
- Japanese: 歩き回る
- Korean: 배회하다
- Norwegian: vandre
- Polish: wędrować
- European Portuguese: vaguear
- Romanian: a cutreiera
- Russian: бродить
- Spanish: deambular
- Swedish: vandra omkring
- Thai: เดินไปโดยไม่มีจุดหมาย
- Turkish: dolaşmak
- Ukrainian: бродити
- Vietnamese: đi lang thang
Definition of wander from the Collins English Dictionary
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