Found 3 items, similar to vagabond.
English → Indonesian
gelandangan, mengembara, pengembara, petualang
English → English
adj 1: wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community;
“led a vagabond life”
; “a rootless wanderer”
2: continually changing especially as from one abode or
occupation to another; “a drifting double-dealer”
; “vagrant hippies of the sixties”
n 1: anything that resembles a vagabond in having no fixed place;
“pirate ships were vagabonds of the sea”
2: a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means
of support [syn: vagrant
v : move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in
search of food or employment; “The gypsies roamed the
; “roving vagabonds”
; “the wandering Jew”
cattle roam across the prairie”
; “the laborers drift from
one town to the next”
; “They rolled from town to town”
English → English
, a. [F., fr. L. vagabundus, from vagari to
stroll about, from vagus strolling. See Vague
1. Moving from place to place without a settled habitation;
wandering. “Vagabond exile.”
2. Floating about without any certain direction; driven to
To heaven their prayers
Flew up, nor missed the way, by envious winds
Blown vagabond or frustrate. --Milton.
3. Being a vagabond; strolling and idle or vicious.
One who wanders from place to place, having no fixed
dwelling, or not abiding in it, and usually without the means
of honest livelihood; a vagrant; a tramp; hence, a worthless
person; a rascal.
A fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be. --Gen. iv. 12.
Note: In English and American law, vagabond is used in bad
sense, denoting one who is without a home; a strolling,
idle, worthless person. Vagabonds are described in old
English statutes as “such as wake on the night and
sleep on the day, and haunt customable taverns and
alehouses, and routs about; and no man wot from whence
they came, nor whither they go.”
In American law, the
term vagrant is employed in the same sense. Cf Rogue
n., 1. --Burrill. --Bouvier.
, v. i.
To play the vagabond; to wander like a vagabond; to stroll.
On every part my vagabonding sight
Did cast, and drown mine eyes in sweet delight.