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noun [C] uk   us   /ˈveɪ.ɡrənt/ formal or specialized
a person who is poor and does not have a home or job: The town has shelters and food handouts for vagrants.
noun [U] uk   us   /-ɡrə
Most European countries have abandoned laws that make vagrancy a crime.
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