: one that drifts; especially : one that travels or moves about aimlessly
Examples of DRIFTER
- He was a drifter who hitchhiked from state to state.
- <the drifter just packed up and moved on to the next dead-end job>
First Known Use of DRIFTER
Related to DRIFTER
- nomad, gadabout, gypsy, knockabout, maunderer, rambler, roamer, rover, stroller, vagabond, wanderer, wayfarer
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