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Synonyms for gypsy

Synonyms for gypsy

a laborer who moves from place to place as demanded by employment

a member of a people with dark skin and hair who speak Romany and who traditionally live by seasonal work and fortunetelling

the Indic language of the Gypsies

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Live show at the NEC in April, where they will be helping people to trace their gypsy roots - and they say far more people have traveller ancestry than they might expect.
Bringing together gypsy artistes from places like Spain, Italy, Turkey and Rajasthan, the festival will showcase the evolution of flamenco and gypsy tradition.
Gypsy culture is characterized by extravagant and unpredictable celebrations, most notably weddings and, especially, the wedding dress.
Thus, the numbers presented by ONS (2014) are likely to be underestimated, although they go some way to providing much-needed up-to-date information on the Gypsy and Traveller community to aid planning of services.
One in 20 inmates - or 5% - told Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Prisons (HMIP) that they considered themselves to be Gypsy, Romany or Traveller in 2012/13, compared to 4% the previous year.
Police, unannounced, targeted a gypsy and traveller site, looking to enforce the Scrap Metal Act and catch out any residents not complying.
The idea for the Gypsy series was born from a real world Gypsy brewing tradition," says Celis' Consulting CMO, Cindy Montgomery.
IF you've ever watched an episode of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding, gazed at one of the outsized frocks, and found yourself wondering how the bride's family could afford it, then your questions are about to be answered.
localLinksEnabled=false) New York Post review, the series reinforces two major gypsy stereotypes.
SIR - It is clear from recent letters and publicity around the new legislation in Wales and Cardiff proposals for new Gypsy and Traveller Caravan Sites that there is still an awful lot of ignorance and fear within the wider population over Gypsies and Travellers.
SHAN Cothi is looking forward to getting out on the open road, with just three horses pulling her handmade gypsy caravan and dray, and her copresenter Ifan Jones Evans for company - plus a camera crew and a huge TV audience.
With TV programmes recently giving a great deal of screen time to gypsy weddings, it seemed to me that the frothy pictures of wedding frocks like gigantic meringues, fizz, frolics and stretch -mobiles needed a more serious study.
Walsh's memoir of growing up a gypsy boy in England and fleeing his camp-like world to what he calls the "mainstream" (that is, everyday bourgeois life) is not simply an exile's experience but a triple dose of it.