wonder definition: 1. to ask yourself questions or express a wish to know about something: 2. used in phrases, at the…. I wondered how Ayesha knew that Inez was sick, but being too tired to ask questions, merely bade him lead on. She wondered, with little intermission what could be the reason of it; was sure there must be some bad news, and thought over every kind of distress that could have befallen him, with a fixed determination that he should not escape them all. Because this new form of communication did not require hand gestures, he wondered whether this may have facilitated the development of lithic manufacture. ‘She wondered at the invisibility that her clothing offered her.’ ‘He'd expected no thanks for his intervention - maybe perhaps more of a verbal assault - but instead she'd given him an amazed, sweet, wondering look, the look of a woman who had finally seen him as a man.’ Learn more. She and Allan | H. Rider Haggard We wondered how these unfashionable people about us …