Itinerant definition

ī-tĭnər-ənt, ĭ-tĭn-
Traveling from place to place, especially to perform work or a duty.

An itinerant judge; itinerant labor.

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Traveling from place to place or on a circuit.
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One who travels from place to place.
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A person who travels from place to place.
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Itinerant is defined as traveling from place to place, especially to perform a job.

An example of an itinerant worker is a construction worker who works in a different location every week.

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The definition of an itinerant is a person who travels from place to place, especially for work.

An example of an itinerant is a gardener who travels from home to home.

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Habitually travelling from place to place.

An itinerant preacher or peddler.

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One who travels from place to place.
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(Ireland) A member of the Travelling Community, whether settled or not.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
itinerant
Plural:
itinerants

Origin of itinerant

  • Late Latin itinerāns itinerant- present participle of itinerārī to travel from Latin iter itiner- journey ei- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From itinerāns, present active participle of itineror (“I travel”).

    From Wiktionary