a traveler, especially on foot.

1400–50; late Middle English weyfarere. See way1, fare, -er1

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wayfarer (ˈweɪˌfɛərə)
a person who goes on a journey
n, —adj

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Example sentences
The listing not only reported the wayfarer's progress, but also eased the anxiety of family and friends.
Every wayfarer in the journey of life may pluck strength and courage from it as he pauses.
One imagines a solitary, a recluse, a lonely wayfarer.
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