Definition of wend verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

wend

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//wend//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wend//
 
[transitive, intransitive]wend (your way) (+ adv./prep.)(old use or literary)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they wend
BrE BrE//wend//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wend//
 
he / she / it wends
BrE BrE//wendz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wendz//
 
past simple wended
BrE BrE//ˈwendɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwendɪd//
 
past participle wended
BrE BrE//ˈwendɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwendɪd//
 
-ing form wending
BrE BrE//ˈwendɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwendɪŋ//
 
 
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to move or travel slowly somewhere Leo wended his way home through the wet streets. Word Origin Old English wendan ‘to turn, depart’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch and German wenden, also to wind2.
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