wanderlust


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wan·der·lust

 (wŏn′dər-lŭst′)
n.
A very strong or irresistible impulse to travel.

[German : wandern, to wander (from Middle High German) + Lust, desire (from Middle High German, from Old High German; see las- in Indo-European roots).]

wanderlust

(ˈwɒndəˌlʌst)
n
a great desire to travel and rove about
[German, literally: wander desire]

wan•der•lust

(ˈwɒn dərˌlʌst)

n.
a strong desire or impulse to travel about.
[1850–55; < German, =wander(n) to wander + Lust desire; see lust]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wanderlust - very strong or irresistible impulse to travelwanderlust - very strong or irresistible impulse to travel
impulse, urge - an instinctive motive; "profound religious impulses"

wanderlust

noun restlessness, itchy feet (informal), urge to travel, unsettledness His wanderlust would not allow him to stay long in one spot.
Translations
شَهْوَة السَّفَر
rejselyst
mehetnék
útòrá, ferîaòrá
záľuba v cestovaní
seyehat/yolculuk tutkusu

wanderlust

[ˈwɒndəlʌst] Npasión f de viajar, ansia f de ver mundo

wanderlust

[ˈwɒndərlʌst] nsoif f de voyages

wanderlust

nFernweh nt

wanderlust

[ˈwɒndəˌlʌst] nsete f di viaggi

wander

(ˈwondə) verb
1. to go, move, walk etc (about, in or on) from place to place with no definite destination in mind. I'd like to spend a holiday wandering through France; The mother wandered the streets looking for her child.
2. to go astray or move away from the proper place or home. His mind wanders; My attention was wandering.
noun
an act of wandering. He's gone for a wander round the shops.
ˈwanderer noun
ˈwanderlust noun
the wish to travel. He's always travelling – his wanderlust will never be satisfied.
References in classic literature ?
The old wanderlust had got into his blood, the joy of the unbound life, the joy of seeking, of hoping without limit.
And without a word, when his WANDERLUST gripped him, he was off and away into that great mysterious underworld he called "The Road.
Theroux and Aniston had known each other for years but started dating more than a year ago after working on Wanderlust, which also starred Paul Rudd.
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But not much interest will accrue, since October finds wanderlust and regular lust combining in a way that can be satisfied only by an Olivia cruise, Remember: Less attitude means more love--even in international waters.
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LAS VEGAS -- Tele Atlas, a worldwide leading provider of digital map data and location content, and Wanderlust Media, a producer and publisher of branded media, today announced that they have entered into a joint promotion and marketing agreement for Tele Atlas' dynamic mapping data and Wanderlust's Starboard Navigation - celebrity voice content for navigation systems.
Justin and Jennifer had known each other for years but started dating more than a year ago after working on Wanderlust, which also starred Paul Rudd.
Aniston's proud boyfriend (and Wanderlust costar) Justin Theroux, 40, looked on lovingly from the sidelines.
In a show of Anglo-German solidarity, the groups were invited on the back of last year's successful link-up with the Olgas Rock Festival in Oberhausen when top Teesside talents Das Wanderlust and Be Quiet.
All of her influences come together in this literate travelogue of wanderlust and heartache, steeped in a heady concoction of country, folk, jazz, klezmer, and more.