Wandering vs Strolling - What's the difference?

wandering | strolling | Related terms |

Wandering is a related term of strolling.


As nouns the difference between wandering and strolling

is that wandering is travelling with no preset route; roaming while strolling is the taking of a stroll.

As verbs the difference between wandering and strolling

is that wandering is while strolling is .

As an adjective wandering

is which wanders; travelling from place to place.

wandering

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Which wanders; travelling from place to place.
  • (medicine, of an organ) Abnormally capable of moving in certain directions.
  • a wandering''' kidney; a '''wandering liver

    Derived terms

    (terms derived from wandering) * wandering abscess * wandering albatross * wandering cell * wandering dune * wandering Jew * wandering kidney * wandering liver * wandering mouse * wandering pacemaker * wandering sequence * wandering set * wandering spider * wandering tattler

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Travelling with no preset route; roaming.
  • Irregular turning of the eyes.
  • Aimless thought.
  • Straying from a desired path.
  • (chiefly, in the plural) Disordered speech or delirium.
  • Verb

    (head)
  • strolling

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The taking of a stroll.
  • * 1821 , John Foster, An essay on the evils of popular ignorance (page 147)