1. [ verb ] have a wish or desire to know something
Synonyms: inquire enquire

"He wondered who had built this beautiful church"

Related terms: question request curiosity
2. [ verb ] place in doubt or express doubtful speculation;
Synonyms: question

"I wonder whether this was the right thing to do" "she wondered whether it would snow tonight"

Related terms: chew_over scruple doubt
3. [ noun ] the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising
Synonyms: admiration wonderment
Related terms: astonishment awe
4. [ noun ] something that causes feelings of wonder
Synonyms: marvel

"the wonders of modern science"

Related terms: happening marvel
5. [ noun ] a state in which you want to learn more about something
Synonyms: curiosity
Related terms: cognitive_state interest curiousness desire_to_know
6. [ verb ] be amazed at
Synonyms: marvel

"We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities"

Related terms: react marveller
Similar spelling:   Wonders