Wanderlust

Idiom

Wanderlust

Definition

Wanderlust is a strong or irresistible impulse or desire to wander or travel and explore the world.

Examples

She had a strong wanderlust and traveled around the world for a year.

He felt a wanderlust to explore the ancient ruins of Egypt.

Origin

The term ‘wanderlust’ originated in the German language, where ‘wandern’ means ‘to wander’ and ‘Lust’ means ‘desire’.

Faqs

Q: What does ‘wanderlust’ mean? A: It is a strong or irresistible impulse or desire to wander or travel and explore the world.

Q: Where does the word ‘wanderlust’ come from? A: It originated in the German language, where ‘wandern’ means ‘to wander’ and ‘Lust’ means ‘desire’.