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peripatetic
(adj)
per-i-pǝ-TET-ic
Meaning

constantly moving about; nomadic

1st Sample Sentence

For twenty years I earned my living as a traveling salesman, until that peripatetic existence began to wear me down.

Root

peri (around)#patein (to walk, tread) (Latin)

Synonyms

nomadic, peripatetic, vagrant

Mnemonics

peri+pat+etic - peri means around, + pat or path means road to walk on, therefore peripatetic means to walk around. peripatetic sounds like par pe tic tic. means wandering on legs. Pronounced as Peri- Pathetic: To Walk (peri) On path in a pathetic way - Keep walking and walking

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