Translation of "wander" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /ˈwɒndər/ us
WALK [ I, T ]

B2 to walk slowly about a place without any purpose

They wandered aimlessly around the town.
LEAVE PLACE [ I ] also wander off

to walk away from the place where you should be

He was here a moment ago - he must have wandered off.
sb's attention/mind/thoughts, etc wander

If someone's attention/mind, etc wanders, they start thinking about one subject when they should be thinking about a different subject.

кто-либо отвлекается/чьи-либо мысли блуждают и т. д.
I was bored and my thoughts started to wander.

(Translation of “wander” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)