|1.||[ adjective ] of a path e.g.|
|Synonyms:||meandering winding rambling|
"meandering streams" "rambling forest paths" "the river followed its wandering course" "a winding country road"
|2.||[ adjective ] (of groups of people) tending to travel and change settlements frequently|
|Synonyms:||mobile roving peregrine nomadic|
"a restless mobile society" "the nomadic habits of the Bedouins" "believed the profession of a peregrine typist would have a happy future" "wandering tribes"
|3.||[ adjective ] having no fixed course|
"an erratic comet" "his life followed a wandering course" "a planetary vagabond"
|4.||[ noun ] (transportation) travelling about without any clear destination|
"she followed him in his wanderings and looked after him"
|Related terms:||peregrination drifting wander|