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1 a person who roams about without a fixed route or destination
  • ever since he developed a strong case of wanderlust in college, he's been a rover

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2 someone who engages in robbery of ships at sea
  • a story of the days when sea rovers plied the Caribbean

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The first known use of rover was in the 14th century

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“Rover.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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