Word of the Day – Mundivagant

By April 15, 2017Word of the Day

Mundivagant (adj)


That roams around the world.

A rare word that little is known about. Earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From classical Latin mundus world + vagant-, vagāns, present participle of vagārī to roam.

Example sentences

“She’s mundivagant, she worries if she stays still too long she’ll grow roots.”

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