- Roam is defined as to wander.
- An example of roam is aimlessly walking through the forest.
- An example of roam is window shopping while waiting for a friend.
Origin: Middle English romen from or akin to Old English aræman, to rise from Indo-European an unverified form erei- from base an unverified form er-, to set inch(es) motion from source rise, run
- roamer noun
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verb roamed, roam·ing, roams verb, intransitive
Origin: Middle English romen.
- roamˈer noun