- a runaway; fugitive or deserter
- a person who drifts or wanders about; vagabond
Origin: altered (from run plush obsolete agate, on the way) from Middle English renegat, apostate, villain from Old French from Midieval Latin renegatus: see renegade
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- A renegade or deserter.
- A vagabond.
Origin: Alteration of obsolete renegate, renegade (influenced by run and agate, on the way), from Middle English, from Medieval Latin renegātus; see renegade.