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Synonyms for vagrantˈveɪ grənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vagrant, drifter, floater, vagabond(adj)

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

    musca volitans, spots, drifter, floater, vagabond, floating policy, muscae volitantes


  2. aimless, drifting, floating, vagabond, vagrant(adj)

    continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another

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

    rootless, rudderless, planless, undirected, directionless, aimless, floating, vagabond, drifting, adrift(p), floating(a), afloat(p)


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. vagrant

    vagabond, strolling, itinerant, wandering, sauntering, roaming, roving

    domestic, established, local, resident

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vagrant(n.)


  2. vagrant(a.)

    strolling, wandering, roving, roaming, unsettled, nomadic

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

drifter, vagabond, hobo, bum, tramp, stray

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Translations for vagrant

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  • Landstreicher, LandstreicherinGerman
  • vagabond, vagabonde, erratiqueFrench
  • rásaíIrish
  • आवाराHindi
  • senza fissa dimora, barbone, vagabondo, viandante, girovagoItalian
  • 放浪者Japanese
  • zwerver, dwaalgast, vagebondDutch
  • reisendeNorwegian
  • бродяга, странница, бомж, скиталец, странникRussian

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