Definition of Errant. Meaning of Errant. Synonyms of Errant

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Definition of Errant

Errant
Errant Er"rant, a. [F. errant, p. pr. fr. OF. errer to travel, LL. iterare, fr. L. iter journey; confused somewhat with L. errare to err. See Eyre, and cf. Arrant, Itinerant.] 1. Wandering; deviating from an appointed course, or from a direct path; roving. Seven planets or errant stars in the lower orbs of heaven. --Sir T. Browne. 2. Notorious; notoriously bad; downright; arrant. Would make me an errant fool. --B. Jonson. 3. (Eng. Law) Journeying; itinerant; -- formerly applied to judges who went on circuit and to bailiffs at large. --Mozley & W.
Errant
Errant Er"rant, n. One who wanders about. [Obs.] --Fuller.

Meaning of Errant from wikipedia

- A knight-errant (or knight errant,) is a figure of medieval chivalric romance literature. The adjective errant (meaning "wandering, roving") indicates...
- $25 million. Parker accused Douglas of hitting him in the groin with an errant golf ball, causing Parker great distress. The case was later settled out...
- literally means "wandering vigilante", but is commonly translated as "knight-errant" or less commonly as "cavalier", "adventurer", "soldier of fortune" or "underworld...
- Nymph Errant is a musical with music and lyrics by Cole Porter and book by Romney Brent based upon the novel by James Laver. The somewhat controversial...
- The Wandering Jew (French: Le Juif errant) is an 1844 novel by the French writer Eugène Sue. The story is entitled The Wandering Jew, but the figure of...
- "Un Canadien errant" ("A Wandering Canadian") is a song written in 1842 by Antoine Gérin-Lajoie after the Lower Canada Rebellion of 1837–38. Some of the...
- McCarthy". TIME. Freeman, David (July 15, 2013). "Bill Nye: Jenny McCarthy's Errant Views On Childhood Vaccines May Be Discredited On 'The View'". The Huffington...
- November 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2013. Liu, James J.Y. The Chinese Knight Errant. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1967 ISBN 0-226-48688-5. Iqbal, Saadia...
- a CD with music and spoken-word poetry. Introduction by Dennis Hopper. Errant Vine – (2000), limited edition booklet of an exhibit at the Robert Mann...
- less concerned with the victims and more concerned with covering up for errant priests. Third, prosperity brought hedonism and materialism that undercut...
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