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Drifter vs. Vagabond

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  • Drifter (noun)

    A person who moves from place to place or job to job.

  • Drifter (noun)

    A type of lightweight sail used in light winds like a spinnaker.

  • Drifter (noun)

    A driver who uses driving techniques to modify vehicle traction to cause a vehicle to slide or power slide rather than drive in line with the tires.

  • Drifter (noun)

    One who takes part in drift fishing.

  • Drifter (noun)

    A boat used for drift fishing.

  • Drifter (noun)

    A parachutist who jumps before the rest of the group to determine the environmental conditions.

  • Drifter (noun)

    A person employed in driving in rock other than coal.

  • Vagabond (noun)

    A person on a trip of indeterminate destination and/or length of time.

  • Vagabond (noun)

    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 hobo.

  • Vagabond (verb)

    To roam, as a vagabond

  • Vagabond (adjective)

    Floating about without any certain direction; driven to and fro.

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  • Drifter (noun)

    a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support

  • Vagabond (noun)

    anything that resembles a vagabond in having no fixed place;

    "pirate ships were vagabonds of the sea"

  • Vagabond (noun)

    a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support

  • Vagabond (verb)

    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"

  • Vagabond (adjective)

    wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community;

    "led a vagabond life"

    "a rootless wanderer"

  • Vagabond (adjective)

    continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another;

    "a drifting double-dealer"

    "the floating population"

    "vagrant hippies of the sixties"

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