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Synonyms for vagabondˈvæg əˌbɒnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vagabond(noun)

    anything that resembles a vagabond in having no fixed place

    "pirate ships were vagabonds of the sea"

    drifter, vagrant, floater


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

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

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


  3. rootless, vagabond(adj)

    wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community

    "led a vagabond life"; "a rootless wanderer"

    vagabond, aimless, drifting, floating, vagrant, rootless


  4. aimless, drifting, floating, vagabond, vagrant(verb)

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


  5. roll, wander, swan, stray, tramp, roam, cast, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond(verb)

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

    "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"

    roam, project, hustle, wrap, verify, spue, redact, affirm, drift, draw, cast off, wave, array, assert, wander, cheat on, mold, float, cast, put, twine, slog, turn over, avow, cheat, throw away, frame, place, roll up, seethe, pasture, crop, vomit up, browse, chuck, mould, roll, throw up, contrive, retch, purge, rate, betray, tramp, disgorge, swear, plod, meander, flap, blow, lay out, pad, shed, wheel, shake off, barf, graze, weave, stray, wind, range, vagabond, swan, rank, grade, couch, thread, pluck, freewheel, rove, be adrift, ramble, regurgitate, cuckold, throw off, straddle, throw, cat, vomit, ramble on, revolve, order, hurtle, spew, honk, roll out, regorge, drop, set out, aver, run, jog, hurl, trudge, err, upchuck, footslog, be sick, undulate, digress, sick, divagate, puke


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vagabond(n.)

    vagrant, outcast, castaway, loafer, lounger, nomad, landloper, idle wanderer, strolling beggar, abandoned wretch

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List of paraphrases:

drifter, vagrant, hobo, tramp, stray

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