Associations to the word «Vagrant»


VAGRANT, noun. A person without a home or job.
VAGRANT, noun. A wanderer.
VAGRANT, noun. (ornithology) A bird found outside its species’ usual range.
VAGRANT, adjective. Moving without certain direction; wandering; erratic; unsettled.
VAGRANT, adjective. Wandering from place to place without any settled habitation.

Dictionary definition

VAGRANT, noun. A wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support.
VAGRANT, adjective. Continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another; "a drifting double-dealer"; "the floating population"; "vagrant hippies of the sixties".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats