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no·mad

nomad

 
 
pronunciation:
no maed
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a member of a group or tribe that has no fixed home and moves from place to place.
Nomads often live in tents because they are easy to pack up and move.
similar words:
Gypsy, wanderer
definition 2: a person or animal that moves from place to place without a fixed home.
That kind of duck is rare in this part of the country because it is a nomad.
synonyms:
roamer, wanderer
similar words:
migrant, tramp, traveler
derivation: nomadism (n.)