itinerant worker

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itinerant worker (plural itinerant workers)

  1. (colloquial, Southern California) A temporary worker, particularly for exhausting manual labor.
  2. (US) One who maintains no permanent residence, one who is homeless

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  • (Can we clean up(+) this sense?) In context, either a politically correct term for unemployed, or a derogatory term for the homeless.