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Synonyms for wanderingˈwɒn dər ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wandering, roving, vagabondage(adj)

    travelling about without any clear destination

    "she followed him in his wanderings and looked after him"

    Synonyms:
    roving, wandering, vagabondage

    Antonyms:
    settled, direct

  2. mobile, nomadic, peregrine, roving, wandering(adj)

    migratory

    "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:
    wandering, mobile, rambling, peregrine, planetary, nomadic, roving, meandering(a), erratic, winding, wandering(a), fluid

    Antonyms:
    settled, direct

  3. meandering(a), rambling, wandering(a), winding(adj)

    of a path e.g.

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

    Antonyms:
    settled, direct

  4. erratic, planetary, wandering(adj)

    having no fixed course

    "an erratic comet"; "his life followed a wandering course"; "a planetary vagabond"

    Synonyms:
    planetal, wandering, winding, nomadic, quicksilver(a), rambling, meandering(a), wandering(a), terrestrial, erratic, peregrine, worldwide, planetary, world-wide, mobile, fickle, temperamental, global, world(a), roving, mercurial

    Antonyms:
    direct, settled

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wandering(n.)

    Synonyms:
    roving, rambling, travelling, travel, peregrination, excursion, range, roaming

  2. wandering(n.)

    Synonyms:
    aberration, deviation from rectitude

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List of paraphrases:

stray, curfew, roaming


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