Itinerant vs Strolling - What's the difference?

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Itinerant is a related term of strolling.

As nouns the difference between itinerant and strolling

is that itinerant is a homeless person while strolling is the taking of a stroll.

As an adjective itinerant

is which travels to perform its functions.

As a verb strolling is





(en adjective)
  • Habitually travelling from place to place.
  • an itinerant preacher or peddler
  • * Blackstone
  • The king's own courts were then itinerant , being kept in the king's palace, and removing with his household in those royal progresses which he continually made.


    (en noun)
  • One who travels from place to place.
  • (Ireland) a member of the Travelling Community, whether settled or not.
  • strolling



  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The taking of a stroll.
  • * 1821 , John Foster, An essay on the evils of popular ignorance (page 147)