Definition of Homeless person

1. Noun. Someone unfortunate without housing. "A homeless was found murdered in Central Park"

Exact synonyms: Homeless
Group relationships: Homeless
Generic synonyms: Unfortunate, Unfortunate Person
Specialized synonyms: Bag Lady
Derivative terms: Homeless

Lexicographical Neighbors of Homeless Person

homefield
homefields
homefolk
homefront
homefronts
homeful
homegirl
homegirls
homegroup
homegroups
homegrown
homeland
homelands
homeless
homeless dumping
homeless person (current term)
homeless persons
homeless shelter
homeless shelters
homeless youth
homelessly
homelessness
homelessnesses
homelier
homeliest
homelife
homelike
homelily
homeliness
homelinesses

Literary usage of Homeless person

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. American Motherhood by Mary Wood-Allen (1898)
"Again he asks, "Does any one know of a home willing to give home)life to a homeless child or other homeless person ? Does any one know of a homeless child ..."

2. Out of Sight--Out of Mind?: A Report on Anti-Homeless Laws, Litigation and by Kelly Cunningham (1999)
"... in one case prohibiting a homeless person from a two square mile area which included social services and voter registration facilities. ..."

3. Discipleship by Heini Arnold, J. Heinrich Arnold (1994)
"From a letter: lo offer a night's lodging to a homeless person has always been a fundamental principle of the Bruderhof. The police have sometimes brought ..."

4. Outcasts on Main Street: Report of the Federal Task Force on Homelessness by DIANE Publishing Company (1992)
"At the same time, this group is small For purposes of this report, we define a "homeless person" in keeping with the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance ..."

5. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"There are stringent regulations, however, regarding the number of times a homeless person may avail him- seH of such accommodations. ..."

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