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synonyms for meander

  • drift
  • ramble
  • roam
  • snake
  • stray
  • stroll
  • traipse
  • change
  • gallivant
  • peregrinate
  • range
  • recoil
  • rove
  • turn
  • twine
  • twist
  • vagabond
  • wind
  • be all over the map
  • extravagate
  • get sidetracked
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antonyms for meander

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  • stay
  • straighten
  • untwist
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How to use meander in a sentence

But I must meander back to town, and let the boys know you're in possession, safe and sound.
DEVIL'S FORDBRET HARTE
On such it appears rather as a fragment of the more complicated meander patterns, from which it is derived.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
Professor Goodyear gives the title of “Meander” to that form of Swastika which bends two or more times (fig. 11).
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
Three have the ends bent (at right angles) four times, making a meander form, while two make only one bend.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
Even the square and meander Swastikas (figs. 10, 11) require a rule and angle to make them exact.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
Joe observed this with some concern, being aware that to meander among the trees at such an hour was impossible.
WILD WESTERN SCENESJOHN BEAUCHAMP JONES
He also built a large monastery at Tralles on the hills skirting the valley of the Meander, and more than 90 other monasteries.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 4VARIOUS
Below is a waste of mud, through which meander a few inches of thick brown water.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 17, 1894VARIOUS
Grain sometimes used literally to meander to the seaboard in the days of active competition between the trunk lines.
RAILROADS: RATES AND REGULATIONSWILLIAM Z. RIPLEY
He did not see how such a large river could meander around so much.
BILL BRUCE ON FOREST PATROLHENRY HARLEY ARNOLD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MEANDER

  • ankle
  • boogie
  • dawdle
  • drift
  • gander
  • hoof it
  • loiter
  • meander
  • mosey
  • percolate
  • ramble
  • sashay
  • saunter
  • stroll
  • toddle
  • wander
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