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English definition of “wonder”

wonder

verb
 
 
/ˈwʌndər/
B1 [I, T] to want to know something or to try to understand the reason for something: [+ question word] I wonder what he's making for dinner. I wonder why she left so suddenly.Puzzle and confuseDifficult to understand
I/we wonder if/whether ... B1 used to politely ask someone for something or to suggest something: I wonder if you could help me? We were wondering if you'd like to come over for a meal sometime.Making appeals and requests
(Definition of wonder verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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