- = tramp, bum (informal), drifter, vagabond, rolling stone, wanderer, beggar, derelict, itinerant, down-and-out, hobo (US), bag lady (mainly, US), dosser (British, slang), pikey (British, slang), bird of passage, person of no fixed address, derro (Australian, slang) •
He lived on the street as a vagrant.
- = vagabond, drifting, wandering, homeless, journeying, unsettled, roaming, idle, roving, nomadic, destitute, itinerant, down and out, rootless, footloose, fly-by-night (informal), shiftless •
the terrifying subculture of vagrant alcoholics
opposites: settled, fixed, rooted, established
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