Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun vagabond

2 senses of vagabond

Sense 1
vagabond -- (anything that resembles a vagabond in having no fixed place; "pirate ships were vagabonds of the sea")
       => object, physical object -- (a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow; "it was full of rackets, balls and other objects")

Sense 2
vagrant, drifter, floater, vagabond -- (a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support)
       => wanderer, roamer, rover, bird of passage -- (someone who leads a wandering unsettled life)
       => poor person, have-not -- (a person with few or no possessions)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb vagabond

1 sense of vagabond

Sense 1
roll, wander, swan, stray, tramp, roam, cast, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond -- (move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town")
       => travel, go, move, locomote -- (change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast")

Antonyms of adj vagabond

2 senses of vagabond

Sense 1
rootless, vagabond -- (wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community; "led a vagabond life"; "a rootless wanderer")

INDIRECT (VIA unsettled) -> settled -- (established in a desired position or place; not moving about; "nomads...absorbed among the settled people"; "settled areas"; "I don't feel entirely settled here"; "the advent of settled civilization")

Sense 2
aimless, drifting, floating, vagabond, vagrant -- (continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another; "a drifting double-dealer"; "the floating population"; "vagrant hippies of the sixties")

INDIRECT (VIA unsettled) -> settled -- (established in a desired position or place; not moving about; "nomads...absorbed among the settled people"; "settled areas"; "I don't feel entirely settled here"; "the advent of settled civilization")

Similarity of adj vagabond

2 senses of vagabond

Sense 1
rootless, vagabond -- (wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community; "led a vagabond life"; "a rootless wanderer")
       => unsettled (vs. settled) -- (not settled or established; "an unsettled lifestyle")

Sense 2
aimless, drifting, floating, vagabond, vagrant -- (continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another; "a drifting double-dealer"; "the floating population"; "vagrant hippies of the sixties")
       => unsettled (vs. settled) -- (not settled or established; "an unsettled lifestyle")

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