Engelsk ordbog



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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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