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Definitions for itinerant
aɪˈtɪn ər ənt, ɪˈtɪn-itin·er·ant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. itinerant, gypsy, gipsyadjective

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

    "itinerant traders"

  2. itinerantadjective

    traveling from place to place to work

    "itinerant labor"; "an itinerant judge"

Wiktionary

  1. itinerantnoun

    One who travels from place to place.

    Etymology: From itinerans, present active participle of itineror.

  2. itinerantnoun

    a member of the Travelling Community, whether settled or not.

    Etymology: From itinerans, present active participle of itineror.

  3. itinerantadjective

    Habitually travelling from place to place.

    Etymology: From itinerans, present active participle of itineror.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Itinerantadjective

    passing or traveling about a country; going or preaching on a circuit; wandering; not settled; as, an itinerant preacher; an itinerant peddler

    Etymology: [LL. itinerans, -antis, p. pr. of itinerare to make a journey, fr. L. iter, itineris, a walk, way, journey. See Errant, Issue.]

  2. Itinerantadjective

    one who travels from place to place, particularly a preacher; one who is unsettled

    Etymology: [LL. itinerans, -antis, p. pr. of itinerare to make a journey, fr. L. iter, itineris, a walk, way, journey. See Errant, Issue.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Itinerant

    ī-tin′er-ant, adj. making journeys from place to place: travelling.—n. one who travels from place to place, esp. a Methodist preacher: a wanderer.—ns. Itin′eracy, Itin′erancy.—adv. Itin′erantly.—adj. Itin′erary, travelling: done on a journey.—n. a book of travels: a guide-book for travellers: a rough sketch and description of the country through which troops are to march.—v.i. Itin′erāte, to travel from place to place, esp. for the purpose of preaching or lecturing. [L. itinerans, -antis, part. of itinerāri-, -atus, to travel—L. iter, itineris, a journey—īre, ītum, to go.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of itinerant in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of itinerant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of itinerant in a Sentence

  1. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    **(C)(P) LISTEN! ONE COULD SAY THAT THERE IS REALLY SOMETHING WRONG WITH AMERICA. I HAD ASKED SOME AMERICANS WHY THEY HAVE TO LEAVE AMERICA TO GO SOME PLACE ON-VACATION- TO GET SOME REST? I KEEP GETTING SO MANY DIFFERENT, UNFULFILLED ANSWERS-WHICH STILL AMAZES ME, BUT DON'T BLAME IT ON THE ITINERANT UNFULLFILLED RESTLESS SPIRIT OF HUMANS. IT IS MORE COMPLEX THAN THAT. WHAT SAY YOU? AMERICA! STILL TRYING TO FIND ITSELF.

  2. Mark Horvath:

    It’s really tough to reach out to these kids and help because of their itinerant natures, you might only get a few hours -- or even only a few minutes -- to work with these kids.

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