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Engelsk udsagnsord: wander

1. wander (om bevægelse) move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe gypsies roamed the woods.
Roving vagabonds.
The wandering Jew.
The cattle roam across the prairie.
The laborers drift from one town to the next.
They rolled from town to town.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey wander the countryside, They wander in the countryside

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cast, drift, ramble, range, roam, roll, rove, stray, swan, tramp, vagabond

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel

Mere specifikke termergad, gallivant, jazz around, maunder

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdrift, err, stray, wander

2. wander (om adfærd) be sexually unfaithful to one's partner in marriage

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe cheats on her husband.
Might her husband be wandering?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)betray, cheat, cheat on, cuckold

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termercozen, deceive, delude, lead on

Mere specifikke termerfool around, play around, two-time

3. wander (om bevægelse) go via an indirect route or at no set pace

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAfter dinner, we wandered into town.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termercontinue, go forward, proceed

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningcast, drift, meander, ramble, range, roam, roll, rove, stray, swan, thread, tramp, vagabond, wander, wander, weave, wind

4. wander (om bevægelse) to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe river winds through the hills.
The path meanders through the vineyards.
Sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)meander, thread, weave, wind

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel

Mere specifikke termersnake

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningwander

5. wander (om kommunikation) lose clarity or turn aside especially from the main subject of attention or course of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe always digresses when telling a story.
Her mind wanders.
Don't digress when you give a lecture.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)digress, divagate, stray

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termertell

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