Synonyms of vagabond in English:


See US English definition of vagabond

See UK English definition of vagabond

See Spanish definition of vagabundo


1‘the police had hauled him up as a vagabond’

itinerant, wanderer, nomad, wayfarer, traveller, gypsy, rover, tramp, vagrant, drifter, transient, migrant, homeless person, derelict, beachcomber, down-and-out, beggar, 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
informal bag lady
North American informal bum, bindlestiff
South African informal outie
Australian, New Zealand informal derro


1‘a vagabond poacher’

itinerant, wandering, nomadic, travelling, ambulatory, mobile, on the move, journeying, roving, roaming, vagrant, transient, floating, migrant, migrating, migratory
refugee, displaced, homeless, rootless
drifting, unsettled, footloose
of no fixed abode, of no fixed address
archaic errant