HyperDic: meander

English > 3 senses of the word meander:
VERBmotionmeander, weave, wind, thread, wanderto move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
NOUNobjectmeandera bend or curve, as in a stream or river
actmeander, ramblean aimless amble on a winding course
meander > pronunciation
Soundsmiyae'nder
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English > meander: 3 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningA bend or curve, as in a stream or river.
Part ofstream, watercourseA natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
NarroweroxbowA U-shaped curve in a stream
Broadercurve, curved shapeThe trace of a point whose direction of motion changes
Spanishmeandro
Catalanmeandre
Verbsmeanderto move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
English > meander: 3 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAn aimless amble on a winding course.
Synonymramble
Broaderamble, promenade, saunter, stroll, perambulationA leisurely walk (usually in some public place)
Catalancaminada
Verbsmeanderto move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course
English > meander: 3 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningTo move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s PP
Example "the path meanders through the vineyards"
Synonymsweave, wind, thread, wander
NarrowersnakeMove along a winding path
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
Similar towanderGo via an indirect route or at no set pace
Spanisharremolinar, serpentear, zigzaguear
Catalanarremolinar, serpejar, serpentejar, vagar
Nounsmeanderan aimless amble on a winding course
meandera bend or curve, as in a stream or river

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