Definition of Gypsy

Definition of Gypsy
  1. Gypsy Noun A member of the Romani people, or one of it sub-groups (Roma, Sinti, Romanichel, etc). "Gypsy" is not used by the Romani people themselves (it is an exonym) and is considered pejorative by some, mainly among the Romani people themselves.
  2. Gypsy Noun A member of other nomadic peoples, not only Romani people; a traveller.
  3. Gypsy Proper noun The language of the Romani people; Romani.
  4. Gypsy Adjective Of or belonging to the Romani people or one of it sub-groups (Roma, Sinti, Romanichel, etc). This term is sometimes considered pejorative.
  5. Gypsy Adjective Of or belonging to the "Gypsy" "race" (Webster).
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