verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of wonder
Related formswon·der·er, nounwon·der·less, adjective
Examples from the Web for wonder
Really, is it any wonder that fluoride should freak people out?
I wonder what that lady is doing now, and if she knows what she set in motion with Archer?‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS|Marlow Stern|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But we are afraid and we wonder to ourselves who will be next.
Is it any wonder that the interests of large corporations and unions get to the front of the line?
I often wonder what contributions to art and innovation society would have gathered if not for how it treats trans individuals.Dear Leelah, We Will Fight On For You: A Letter to a Dead Trans Teen|Parker Molloy|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It was very brilliant and very dazzling, and gave enough to think about and wonder about for many days.Round the Sofa|Elizabeth Gaskell
Flavia stood still, looking at the other girl with slow-gathering, incredulous resentment and wonder.From the Car Behind|Eleanor M. Ingram
Wonder at the great work of God who thus glorifies our flesh!Chronicles of the Schonberg-Cotta Family|Elizabeth Rundle Charles
"I wonder what's in it," said Sue, as her brother and Harry prepared to wade out.Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue at Christmas Tree Cove|Laura Lee Hope
In cases such as have been described here readers might wonder why names, dates and places are not revealed.
British Dictionary definitions for wonder (1 of 2)
verb (when tr, may take a clause as object)
Derived Formswonderer, nounwonderless, adjective
Word Origin for wonder
British Dictionary definitions for wonder (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with wonder
In addition to the idiom beginning with wonder
- wonders will never cease
- for a wonder
- no wonder
- work wonders