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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
1. 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]
Thesaurus Legend:  Synonyms Related Words Antonyms
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
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


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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.
 
 
 
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