wanderer

Primary Meanings of wanderer

1.
n
someone who leads a wandering unsettled life
2.
n
a computer program that prowls the internet looking for publicly accessible resources that can be added to a database; the database can then be searched with a search engine
Full Definitions of wanderer
1

n someone who leads a wandering unsettled life

Synonyms:
bird of passage, roamer, rover
Types:
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nomad
a member of a people who have no permanent home but move about according to the seasons
drifter, floater, vagabond, vagrant
a wanderer who has no established residence or visible means of support
beachcomber
a vagrant living on a beach
Bedouin, Beduin
a member of a nomadic tribe of Arabs
Bushman
a member of the race of nomadic hunters and gatherers who live in southern Africa
Hun
a member of a nomadic people who invaded Europe in the 4th century
Saracen
(historically) a member of the nomadic people of the Syrian and Arabian deserts at the time of the Roman Empire
Scythian
a member of the ancient nomadic people inhabiting Scythia
sundowner
a tramp who habitually arrives at sundown
bum, hobo, tramp
a disreputable vagrant
Type of:
traveler, traveller
a person who changes location
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n a computer program that prowls the internet looking for publicly accessible resources that can be added to a database; the database can then be searched with a search engine

Synonyms:
spider
Type of:
computer program, computer programme, program, programme
(computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute

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