Something, such as an odor, that is carried through the air:
A shabbily clothed, dirty child.
A young animal that has been prematurely separated from its parents or its mother.
Any person or thing out of its usual place
An infant of unknown parents that has been found abandoned
Homeless is defined as the group of people who have no place to live or sleep.
A person without a home or job.
Find another word for waif. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for waif, like: homeless child, waft, stray, ragamuffin, orphan, estray, foundling, homeless, vagrant, wanderer and wastrel.