An example of gypsy is those who travel with a carnival.
- A part-time or temporary member of a college faculty.
- A member of the chorus line in a theater production.
A gypsy plumber.
Origin of gypsy
- Alteration of Middle English gypcian short for Egipcien Egyptian (so called because the Romani people were thought to have come from Egypt)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition