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Meaning of “hobo” in the English Dictionary

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

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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)
Translations of “hobo”
in Spanish vagabundo…
in Vietnamese kẻ lang thang…
in Malaysian gelandangan…
in Thai คนจรจัด…
in French vagabond…
in German der Landstreicher…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流浪汉,无业游民…
in Indonesian gelandangan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流浪漢,無業遊民…
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