[ per-uh-puh-tet-ik ]


  1. traveling from place to place, in particular working or based in various places for relatively short periods

Examples of peripatetic in a sentence:

  • Because Arthur can write from any location he chooses, he is fortunate enough to live a peripatetic lifestyle.
  • Rather than hang around the well-organized tour group, I decided to do some peripatetic wandering around the city on my own.