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Synonyms for gypsy
ˈdʒɪp sigyp·sy

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  1. gypsynoun

    bohemian, traveller, pavee, Romani, Sinti, tinker, vagrant, Roma, knacker, Romanichal

  2. gypsyadjective

    Of or having the qualities of an itinerant person or group with qualities traditionally ascribed to Romani people; making a living from dishonest practices or theft etc.

    If anyone questions them, they'll fold up faster than a gypsy roofing company.

    bohemian, Romanichal, Roma, traveller, tinker, vagrant, knacker, Sinti, pavee, Romani

  3. gypsyadjective

    Of or belonging to the Gypsy race (Webster).

    Romani, tinker, Sinti, vagrant, traveller, Romanichal, knacker, pavee, Roma

  4. gypsyadjective

    Of or belonging to the Gypsy race (Webster).

    vagrant, tinker, knacker, Romanichal, Roma, Sinti, traveller, pavee, Romani

Princeton's WordNet

  1. itinerant, gypsy, gipsynoun

    a laborer who moves from place to place as demanded by employment

    "itinerant traders"

    gipsy, itinerant

  2. Gypsy, Gipsy, Romany, Rommany, Romani, Roma, Bohemiannoun

    a member of a people with dark skin and hair who speak Romany and who traditionally live by seasonal work and fortunetelling; they are believed to have originated in northern India but now are living on all continents (but mostly in Europe, North Africa, and North America)

    gipsy, capital of Italy, itinerant

  3. Romany, Gypsynoun

    the Indic language of the Gypsies

    gipsy, itinerant

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Editors Contribution

  1. zingaro

    a gypsy - especially an italian gypsy.

    Submitted by RobertHaigh on June 15, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. gypsyadjective

    nomadic, vagabond

  2. gypsynoun

    Romany, Bohemian, Romany, Romanes (language), schemer, sharper

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "gypsy":

    gypsies, gitano, pikey, gipsy, roma, romany, fag


  1. List of known nicknames for "Gypsy":

    John Wicks, Gipsy, Graham Drinnan

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How to use gypsy in a sentence?

  1. William Hamilton:

    It strkes me as singularly inappropriate for a school to use its students for fund-raising. It reminded me of the first time I saw a gypsy mother send her baby out to beg.

  2. Kat Von D:

    The funny thing is that I’ve known since I was 7 years old that I was never going to have kids, i always imagined myself as this worldly, traveling, gypsy lady.

  3. Oxane Taub:

    Hello this is Gypsy Taub. I am the ex-life partner of David DePape and the mother of his children, he is mentally ill. He has been mentally ill for a long time.

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