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wanderer

Syllabification: wan·der·er
Pronunciation: /ˈwändərər
 
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Definition of wanderer in English:

noun

A person who travels aimlessly; a traveler: he is a longtime seaman, a rootless wanderer
More example sentences
  • From time immemorial our human race has been called a race of wanderers and wayfarers, a restless people forever setting forth in pursuit of a better life.
  • But I came from a clan of travelers, mountaineers and wanderers, and the idea of escape occurred naturally to me.
  • These wanderers still travel to the ruins of the old house and try to start up the old hearth fire.
Synonyms

Words that rhyme with wanderer

squanderer

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