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nomad

no·mad

nomad

 
 
pronunciation:
no maed
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a member of a group or tribe that has no permanent home and moves from place to place, often in search of pasturage for its animals.
similar words:
Bedouin, Bohemian, Gypsy, Romany, wanderer
definition 2: a person or animal that wanders from place to place without a fixed home.
synonyms:
roamer, vagabond, wanderer
similar words:
itinerant, migrant, rambler, rover, tramp, traveler, vagrant
derivation: nomadism (n.)