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vagrantnoun [C]

uk   /ˈveɪ.ɡrənt/  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.
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vagrancy
noun [U] uk   /ˈveɪ.ɡrən.si/  us   /ˈveɪ.ɡrən.si/
Most European countries have abandoned laws that make vagrancy a crime.
(Definition of vagrant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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vagrantnoun [C]

 us   /ˈveɪ·ɡrənt/
a person who has no home or job and who moves from place to place
(Definition of vagrant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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