Synonyms and Antonyms of wandering

  1. 1 passing from one topic to another your decidedly wandering essay loses its punch—stick to one theme Synonyms desultory, digressional, digressionary, digressive, excursive, leaping, maundering, meandering, rambling, discursiveRelated Words circuitous, deviating, devious, indirect, roundaboutNear Antonyms coherent, consistent, logical; direct, focused (also focussed), straightforward, undeviating

  2. 2 traveling from place to place a wandering carnival that visited small towns all over the South Synonyms ambulant, ambulatory, errant, fugitive, gallivanting (also galavanting), nomad, nomadic, perambulatory, peregrine, peripatetic, ranging, roaming, roving, vagabond, vagrant, itinerant, wayfaringRelated Words drifting, footloose, meandering, rambling; sauntering, strolling, traipsing, walking; migrant, migratoryNear Antonyms immobile, nonmoving, settled, standing, static, stationary; motionless, still

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