Wanderer

[won-der-er]
See more synonyms for Wanderer on Thesaurus.com
noun Scottish History.
  1. a Covenanter persecuted by Charles II and James II, especially one who fled home to follow rebellious Presbyterian ministers who refused to accept episcopacy.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018


Examples from the Web for wanderer

Contemporary Examples of wanderer

  • The beasts do not accept the type of death they bring; yet they accept the kind that the wanderer brings.

    The Daily Beast logo
    The Queen of the French Kitchen

    Katie Baker

    March 26, 2014

  • But the wanderer arrives out from the depths of time—he lives with his arms clasped tightly around hunger.

    The Daily Beast logo
    The Queen of the French Kitchen

    Katie Baker

    March 26, 2014

  • He is a wanderer who spends time at his family home in Mauritius, in Nice, and in New Mexico.

    The Daily Beast logo
    If He Had to be French...

    Peter Stothard

    October 9, 2008

Historical Examples of wanderer