Synonyms of vagrant in English:


See definition of vagrant


1‘the old car was a welcome shelter for the occasional vagrant’


tramp, drifter, down-and-out, derelict, beggar, itinerant, wanderer, nomad, wayfarer, traveller, gypsy, rover, vagabond, transient, migrant, homeless person, beachcomber, person of no fixed abode, person of no fixed address, knight of the road, bird of passage, rolling stone

North American hobo

Australian bagman, knockabout, overlander, sundowner, whaler

NZ streety

informal bag lady

North American informal bum, bindlestiff

South African informal outie

NZ Australian informal derro


1‘the Council provides facilities for vagrant alcoholics’


homeless, drifting, transient, roving, roaming, floating, unsettled, footloose, itinerant, wandering, nomadic, travelling, ambulatory, mobile, on the move, journeying, rambling, touring, vagabond, migrant, migrating, migratory, rootless

of no fixed abode, of no fixed address

archaic errant