Wander

Definition of Wander

Wan´der
v. i.1.
[imp. & p. p. Wandered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Wandering.]
1.To ramble here and there without any certain course or with no definite object in view; to range about; to stroll; to rove; as, to wander over the fields.
They wandered about in sheepskins and goatskins.
- Heb. xi. 37.
He wandereth abroad for bread.
- Job xv. 23.
2.To go away; to depart; to stray off; to deviate; to go astray; as, a writer wanders from his subject.
When God caused me to wander from my father's house.
- Gen. xx. 13.
O, let me not wander from thy commandments.
- Ps. cxix. 10.
3.To be delirious; not to be under the guidance of reason; to rave; as, the mind wanders.
v. t.1.To travel over without a certain course; to traverse; to stroll through.

Related Words

amble, babble, bat, bat around, be absent, be in error, be insane, be mistaken, be wrong, boom, bum, circumambulate, count ties, daydream, depart, divagate, diverge, dote, dream, drift, drivel, drool, excurse, fall into error, fantasy, flit, gad, gad about, gallivant, get sidetracked, go about, go adrift, go amiss, go astray, go awry, go the rounds, go woolgathering, go wrong, have a demon, hit the road, hit the trail, hobo, jaunt, knock about, knock around, lapse, maunder, misbelieve, miscalculate, mooch, moon, muse, nomadize, peregrinate, pererrate, pipe-dream, project, prowl, rage, rant, rave, roll, run about, run amok, run mad, saunter, serve Mammon, slaver, slip, slip up, slobber, snake, stargaze, straggle, stray, stumble, trail, tramp, trip, turn aside, twist, twist and turn, vagabond, vagabondize, walk the tracks, wayfare, wind
Word:

Browse

Walnut
Walnut brown
Walnut oil
Walrus
Walter
Waltron
Walty
Waltz
Waltzer
Walwe
Waly
Wamble
Wamble-cropped
Wammel
Wamp
Wampee
Wampum
Wan
Wand
Wand of peace
-Wander-
Wanderer
Wandering
Wandering albatross
Wandering cell
Wandering Jew
Wandering kidney
Wandering liver
Wandering mouse
Wandering spider
Wanderingly
Wanderment
Wanderoo
Wandy
Wane
Waney
Wang
Wang tooth
Wangan
Wanger
Wanghee
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home