1 traveling from place to place to work; "itinerant labor"; "an itinerant judge"
2 working for a short time in different places; "itinerant laborers"; "a road show"; "traveling salesman"; "touring company" [syn: road, touring, traveling] n : an itinerant laborer who works for a short time in various places
- One who travels from place to place.
- a member of the Travelling Community, whether settled or not.
- Habitually travelling from place to place.
- ''For the word itinerant used to describe electrons from free-electron metals, see jellium.
Types of itinerants:
Ahasuerus, Ancient Mariner, Argonaut, Flying Dutchman, Goliard, Odysseus, Oisin, Ossian, Ulysses, ambulant, ambulative, ambulatory, bird of passage, circuit-riding, drifter, expeditionary, floater, gad, gadabout, globe-girdling, globe-trotting, go-about, going, itinerary, journeying, locomotive, mover, moving, mundivagant, nomadic, on tour, passing, pedestrian, perambulating, perambulatory, peregrinative, peregrinator, peregrine, peripatetic, pilgrimlike, progressing, rambler, rambling, ranging, roamer, roaming, rolling stone, rover, roving, runabout, shifting, straggler, stroller, strolling, strolling player, touring, touristic, touristy, traveling, trekking, troubadour, vagabond, vagrant, visitant, walking, wanderer, wandering, wandering minstrel, wandering scholar, wayfaring