Definitions for vagrantˈveɪ grənt
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vagrant, drifter, floater, vagabond(adj)
a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support
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"
A person without a home or job.
Every morning before work, I see that poor vagrant around the neighborhood begging for food.
A bird found outside its speciesu2019 usual range.
moving without certain direction; wandering; erratic; unsettled
wandering from place to place without any settled habitation; as, a vagrant beggar
one who strolls from place to place; one who has no settled habitation; an idle wanderer; a sturdy beggar; an incorrigible rogue; a vagabond
Origin: [Probably fr. OF. waucrant, wacrant, p. p. of waucrer, wacrer, walcrer, to wander (probably of Teutonic origin), but influenced by F. vagant, p. pr. of vaguer to stray, L. vagari. Cf. Vagary.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
vā′grant, adj. wandering without any settled dwelling: unsettled: uncertain, erratic: (med.) wandering.—n. one who has no settled home: an idle or disorderly person: a beggar.—ns. Vā′grancy, Vā′grantness (rare), the state of being a vagrant: life and habits of a vagrant.—adv. Vā′grantly. [L. vagans, -antis, pr.p. of vagāri, to wander; with r intruded.]
The numerical value of vagrant in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of vagrant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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