wander significado, wander definición | diccionario de inglés definición



  ( wanders    3rd person present)   ( wandering    present participle)   ( wandered    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If you wander in a place, you walk around there in a casual way, often without intending to go in any particular direction.  
They wandered off in the direction of the nearest store...      V prep/adv  
Those who do not have relatives to return to are left to wander the streets and sleep rough.      V n  
      Wander is also a noun., n-sing   a N   (=stroll)  
A wander around any market will reveal stalls piled high with vegetables.     
2       verb   If a person or animal wanders from a place where they are supposed to stay, they move away from the place without going in a particular direction.   (=stray)  
Because Mother is afraid we'll get lost, we aren't allowed to wander far...      V adv/prep  
To keep their bees from wandering, beekeepers feed them sugar solutions.      V  
3       verb   If your mind wanders or your thoughts wander, you stop concentrating on something and start thinking about other things.   (=stray)  
His mind would wander, and he would lose track of what he was doing...      V  
4       verb   If your eyes wander, you stop looking at one thing and start looking around at other things.  
His eyes wandered restlessly around the room...      V prep/adv  
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1    cruise, drift, knock about or around, meander, mooch around     (slang)   peregrinate, ramble, range, roam, rove, straggle, stravaig     (Scot. & Northern English dialect)   stray, stroll, traipse     (informal)  
2    depart, deviate, digress, divagate     (rare)   diverge, err, get lost, go astray, go off at a tangent, go off course, lapse, lose concentration, lose one's train of thought, lose one's way, swerve, veer  
3    babble, be delirious, be incoherent, ramble, rave, speak incoherently, talk nonsense  
4    cruise, excursion, meander, peregrination, ramble, traipse     (informal)  
2    comply, conform, fall in with, follow, run with the pack, toe the line  

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Consulte también:

wader, warden, wanderer, wand

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