Pronunciation: (won'dur-ing),[key] —adj. 1. moving from place to place without a fixed plan; roaming; rambling: wandering tourists. 2. having no permanent residence; nomadic: a wandering tribe of Indians. 3. meandering; winding: a wandering river; a wandering path.
—n. 1. an aimless roving about; leisurely traveling from place to place: a period of delightful wandering through Italy. 2. Usually, wanderings. a. aimless travels; meanderings: Her wanderings took her all over the world. b. disordered thoughts or utterances; incoherencies: mental wanderings; the wanderings of delirium.