A winding, crooked, or involved course; as, the meanders of the veins and arteries.
- To follow a winding and turning course: Streams tend to meander through level land.
- To move aimlessly and idly without fixed direction: vagabonds meandering through life. See Synonyms at wander.
- Circuitous windings or sinuosities, as of a stream or path.
- A circuitous journey or excursion; ramble. Often used in the plural.
- An ornamental pattern of winding or intertwining lines, used in art and architecture.