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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 ​foodhandouts for vagrants.
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vagrancy
noun [U] uk   /ˈveɪ.ɡrən.si/  us   /ˈveɪ.ɡrən.si/
Most ​Europeancountries have ​abandonedlaws 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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