AskDefine | Define itinerant

Dictionary Definition

itinerant adj
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

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English

Noun

  1. One who travels from place to place.
  2. a member of the Travelling Community, whether settled or not.

Adjective

itinerant
  1. Habitually travelling from place to place.

Derived terms

Extensive Definition

''For the word itinerant used to describe electrons from free-electron metals, see jellium.
An itinerant is a person who travels from place to place with no real home.

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