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Waif

n.1.
1.(Eng. Law.) Goods found of which the owner is not known; originally, such goods as a pursued thief threw away to prevent being apprehended, which belonged to the king unless the owner made pursuit of the felon, took him, and brought him to justice.
2.Hence, anything found, or without an owner; that which comes along, as it were, by chance.
3.A wanderer; a castaway; a stray; a homeless child.
A waif
Desirous to return, and not received.
- Cowper.
Noun1.waif - a homeless child especially one forsaken or orphaned; "street children beg or steal in order to survive"
Synonyms: street child
To dream that you take in and care for a waif, signifies an increase in your business affairs. To see several waifs in you dream, symbolizes that your sorrows will increase tenfold.Arab, beach bum, beachcomber, beggar, bo, bum, bummer, castaway, castoff, derelict, discard, dogie, flotsam, flotsam and jetsam, foundling, gamin, gamine, hobo, homeless waif, idler, jetsam, junk, lagan, landloper, lazzarone, loafer, losel, mudlark, orphan, piker, ragman, ragpicker, refuse, reject, rounder, rubbish, ski bum, stiff, stray, street Arab, street urchin, sundowner, surf bum, swagman, swagsman, tatterdemalion, tennis bum, trash, turnpiker, urchin, vag, vagabond, waifs and strays, wastrel
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