Definitions for vagabond

Definitions for (noun) vagabond

Main entry: vagabond

Definition: anything that resembles a vagabond in having no fixed place

Usage: pirate ships were vagabonds of the sea

Main entry: vagabond, vagrant, drifter, floater

Definition: a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support

Definitions for (verb) vagabond

Main entry: tramp, swan, stray, drift, cast, roam, ramble, range, vagabond, wander, roll, rove

Definition: move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment

Usage: The gypsies roamed the woods; roving vagabonds; the wandering Jew; The cattle roam across the prairie; the laborers drift from one town to the next; They rolled from town to town

Definitions for (adj) vagabond

Main entry: vagabond, vagrant, aimless, drifting, floating

Definition: continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another

Usage: a drifting double-dealer; the floating population; vagrant hippies of the sixties

Main entry: vagabond, rootless

Definition: wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community

Usage: led a vagabond life; a rootless wanderer

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