Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who strolls.
  • noun A carriage with three or four wheels and often having a retractable hood, that is pushed while walking to transport a infant or young child.
  • noun An itinerant actor or performer.
  • noun A vagabond.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who strolls; a wanderer; a straggler; a vagabond; especially, an itinerant performer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who strolls; a vagrant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A seat or chair on wheels, pushed by somebody walking behind it, typically used for transporting babies and young children.
  • noun One who strolls.
  • noun A vagrant.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
  • noun someone who walks at a leisurely pace

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  • AmE; for IrE use pram

    April 18, 2011

  • "One who strolls; a wanderer; a straggler; a vagabond; especially, an itinerant performer."

    --CD&C

    March 8, 2013