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Sample sentences for the GRE study word vagrant

vagrant can be used as a adj
vagrant can be used as a noun

1.The vagrant dead around the dark abode. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
2.He was a sporting vagrant armed with a vast stock of stories, limericks and riddles. - from Dubliners by James Joyce
3."I'll give you a piece of bread," she said, after a pause "but we can't take in a vagrant to lodge. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
4.It chanced, however, that Drebber, looking from his window, had recognized the vagrant in the street, and had read murder in his eyes. - from A Study In Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
5.From the vagrant to the tramp, the race is maintained in its purity. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
6.The floor was covered with a pretty matting, and the curtains that softened the high window and fluttered in the vagrant breezes were of pale-green art muslin. - from Anne Of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
7.This was a vagrant of sixty-five, who was going to prison for _not_ playing the flute or, in other words, for begging in the streets, and doing nothing for his livelihood. - from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
8.Passepartout had been a sort of vagrant in his early years, and now yearned for repose but so far he had failed to find it, though he had already served in ten English houses. - from Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
9.I am not absolutely such a fool and sensualist as to regret the absence of a carpet, a sofa, and silver plate besides, five weeks ago I had nothing--I was an outcast, a beggar, a vagrant now I have acquaintance, a home, a business. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
10.Do you find any gypsies, now, or tramps, or vagrants of any sort, out there. - from Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
11.Ye vagrants of the sky your wings extend. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
12.The four others were dark-eyed, hardy little vagrants this child was thin and very fair. - from Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
13.One feels in it the wild and ancient sadness of those vagrants of the Court of Miracles who played at cards with packs of their own, some of which have come down to us. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
14.The number of vagrants was scarce anywhere sensibly increased by it even the wages of labour were not reduced by it in any occupation, so far as I have been able to learn, except in that of seamen in the merchant service. - from An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith

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