Meaning of “hobo” in the English Dictionary

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"hobo" in British English

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hobonoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhəʊ.bəʊ/ us /ˈhoʊ.boʊ/ plural hoboes or hobos US

(Definition of “hobo” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hobo" in American English

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hobonoun [ C ]

us /ˈhoʊ·boʊ/ plural hobos or hoboes

a person who does not have a job or a house to live in, and so moves from one place to another

(Definition of “hobo” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)