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wandering

adjective

Definition of wandering

  1. :  characterized by aimless, slow, or pointless movement: as a :  that winds or meanders <a wandering course> b :  not keeping a rational or sensible course :  vagrant c :  nomadic <wandering tribes> d of a plant :  having long runners or tendrils



Examples of wandering in a sentence

  1. <your decidedly wandering essay loses its punch—stick to one theme>

  2. <a wandering carnival that visited small towns all over the South>



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of wandering

before 12th century


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wandering

noun

Definition of wandering

  1. 1 :  a going about from place to place —often used in plural

  2. 2 :  movement away from the proper, normal, or usual course or place —often used in plural



14th Century

First Known Use of wandering

14th century


Medical Dictionary

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wandering

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adjective wan·der·ing \ˈwän-də-riŋ\

Medical Definition of wandering

  1. :  floating <a wandering spleen>




2

wandering

noun

Medical Definition of wandering

  1. :  movement of a tooth out of its normal position especially as a result of periodontal disease






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